The decision to award Caerphilly Council bosses pay rises running into thousands of pounds was “unlawful”, according to a report by the Wales Audit Office
A Labour councillor reported to the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales after allegedly not declaring an interest during a vote to award council bosses huge pay rises has been cleared of any wrongdoing.
Caerphilly Council workers on the lowest wages could see their pay increase by 25p an hour.
The pay row engulfing Caerphilly County Borough Council shows no sign of stopping with a fresh war of words between rival councillors.
The chief executive of Caerphilly County Borough Council is to get a pay rise of 4% in a compromise deal voted for by councillors.
A second councillor on Caerphilly County Borough Council has been reported to the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales in the row to give huge pay rises to top council bosses.
Councillors are set to discuss how and why a group of top Caerphilly Council bosses were awarded huge secret pay rises.
A Labour councillor has been reported to the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales after allegedly not declaring an interest during a vote to award council bosses huge pay rises.
Plaid Cymru AM Lindsay Whittle has warned that more chief officers could quit Caerphilly County Borough Council in the wake of a pay row after it was announced the director of social services was leaving for a job with the Welsh Government.
The Caerphilly County Borough Council bosses who received pay increases of up to 30% have been urged to voluntarily donate their rises to local food banks. The plea has been made by…