July 2016

Where is the Money Cllr Alan Ewart-James?

July 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

Some casual research earlier this year in to the activities of Oportunitas Limited (OL) led to the profile of one Alan Ewart-James, Hythe Town Councillor and Shepway District Council Councillor(below): he the resigned OL director, he was also an officer of East Kent Housing and Hythe Against [Click to Read More]

Would You Pay to Investigate Yourself?

July 26, 2016 // 2 Comments

If there has been unauthorised and fraudulent expenditure at Shepway District Council, is our external auditor Grant Thornton able to investigate?  Yes, but to investigate they will have to ask Shepway District Council for more money to carry out the investigation. Is this something Shepway [Click to Read More]

Plausible Suspicion of Wrongdoing By SDC.

July 22, 2016 // 1 Comment

SDC are being both patronising and disingenuous regarding our public face access to the accounts which are open to inspection until Friday 12th August. They have refused access to the Purchase Orders, this we believe is utter financial nonsense as do the many accountants we have spoken to as well. [Click to Read More]

Council House For Sex

July 20, 2016 // 5 Comments

Cllr Brian Copping (below) who represents the, East Folkestone Ward on Folkestone Town Council (below) has abused his position as a Councillor and brought the office of Councillor into disrepute. We call on Cllr Copping to step down with immediate effect. This story starts in 1996, 20 years ago. [Click to Read More]

The Grand is Falling Down?

July 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Residents of the troubled Grand, not to be confused with holiday makers who stay in the 17 apartments owned privately by Mr.and Mrs Michael Stainer of which more later, were alarmed to see workmen doing safety checks on the west facing balconies. Chunks of plaster had come crashing down by the [Click to Read More]