Romance goes awry for two councillors and leads to a court appearance for one of them – and to some very odd behaviour by the council leader.
The councillor with responsibility for roads and for telling drivers to take care at Christmas is found guilty of yet another motoring offence.
How paedo hysteria among senior county officials led to the unfair demonisation of an innocent councillor.
Theft, fraud, nepotism, sexual harassment… an everyday tale of how the company managing the council’s housing stock ripped the borough off.
Why the government is having to send in a hit squad to sort out the shambles of social care in the county and to keep children safe.
Eyebrows are raised as council chairman Clive Bennett chooses a charity founded and run by his wife to receive council sponsorship.