Complaints against Leader

John Robertson made this Freedom of Information request to South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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John Robertson

Dear South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

Would you please inform me,

1 How many complaints have been lodged against Iain Malcolm since he became Leader

2 How many complaints against Mr Malcolm have been before the relevant committees and which committees ?

3 What was the outcome of each of these complaint hearings against the Leader ?

4 Did the Leader purchase his home address at 59 Simonside Hall from the Council ?

5 How much did he pay for this property and what date ?

6 Please inform me of any additional land adjacent to his home address which the Leader may have purchased, land etc value etc ?

7 Please inform me of any other land or property which has been purchased from the Council by Mr Malcolm in South Tyneside ?

Yours faithfully,

John Robertson

foi, South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Mr Robertson

Your FOI Request was received by South Tyneside Council on 2 May 2012.

I write to confirm that a decision about your request will be made within 20 working days from the date we received your request.  Should there be any delays or discrepancies with your request then this will be communicated to you in due course.

If you have any further queries regarding this matter then please do not hesitate to contact the FOI team on [South Tyneside Council request email] or 0191 424 6539 and quote the reference number FOI.12.11494.



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