Windsor royal wedding 'begging' row council leader survives vote



A council leader at the centre of a row over begging ahead of the royal wedding has survived a vote of no confidence.
Simon Dudley had suggested rough sleepers would put Windsor in a "sadly unfavourable light" when Prince Harry marries Meghan Markle in May.
The Tory leader of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead was criticised by the prime minister for his comments, which he claimed had been misconstrued.
On Monday night, councillors defeated a motion to oust Mr Dudley.
At an extraordinary meeting of the council the motion accusing him of bringing the authority "into... read more

 
30 January 2018 in Regional, Views: 37
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