Rogue Meat from company in #HamptonVale

Dutch Bangla Direct Ltd  are accused of selling over 100 tonnes of the low-cost white meat to takeaways and shops. A court heard the con-trick netted the now defunct meat wholesaler company a whopping £250,000 in profit. Trading Standards discovered the alleged fraud during an investigation into the national horse meat scandal in 2013. The firm’s boss Mahmudur Rohman, (46), of Rothbart Way, Peterborough has now gone on trial with three other men at Leicester Crown Court. How can a company be hoodwinked into believing Turkey is lamb? to bulk up the quantity the supplier as come up with what they thought was a a solution to not only reduce[…]

Council completes senior management restructure saving £500,000

The Council has now announced that  a restructure of Peterborough City Council’s senior management team has now been completed. The council’s Employment Committee met last Thursday (12 February 2015) and interviewed for the four new posts which form part of the new structure. As a result, the city council has announced that the following people will take up the new posts from Monday 2 March 2015: Wendi Ogle-Welbourn has been appointed Corporate Director: People and Communities with a salary of £135,000. The role is the result of a merger of the three existing director roles of Executive Director of Children’s Services, Executive Director of Adult Social Care and Public Health and Director for Communities, resulting in[…]