I have been rather quiet on this site since I published the last piece about the plight of the care workers. The reason for the silence is that other matters have taken over.

One of them has ended well, ie the complaint from Cllrs Walsh, E Morton and Scoullar. I have described this complaint as a nasty and vindictive one, and it was. The Buteman article last week on this, together with the link to the Commissioner’s report, can be found here:


The real issue that has taken up my time in the last few weeks is another matter entirely, details of which I am unable to make public.

I will do a more detailed update later in the week.