Town Hall Rich List mentioned in PMQs

April 27, 2012 3:14 PM

Within hours of the 2012 edition of our Town Hall Rich List being published, its findings were being raised with David Cameron on the floor of the House of Commons at Prime Minister’s Questions. Burton MP Andrew Griffiths echoed our concerns about the exorbitant salaries enjoyed by many top executives in local government and urged Mr Cameron to read our report.

In reply, the Prime Minister focused on the need for all councils to be transparent in their spending. Watch the exchange from the Commons above, and if you haven’t yet checked the figures for your local area, click here to find out – all you need to do is enter your postcode.Within hours of the 2012 edition of our Town Hall Rich List being published, its findings were being raised with David Cameron on the floor of the House of Commons at Prime Minister’s Questions. Burton MP Andrew Griffiths echoed our concerns about the exorbitant salaries enjoyed by many top executives in local government and urged Mr Cameron to read our report.

In reply, the Prime Minister focused on the need for all councils to be transparent in their spending. Watch the exchange from the Commons above, and if you haven’t yet checked the figures for your local area, click here to find out – all you need to do is enter your postcode.

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