So hardly a strong field for the £55,000 a year, 3 day a week quango.
Pooter sold himself on the basis that he was London based and would in the media 'day and night' putting the local government case.
The results of his 'media activity' do not look good...
- 33% cuts to local government cf
- 12% to national government
- and a further 10% to come
'Give me two examples of where there is serious damage', asked the interviewer.
Not a difficult question, but it completely flummoxed our poor knight.'!