Angie Ridgwell starts mission to turn around Lancashire County Council
Angie Ridgwell has been in her new job just days and the clock is already ticking.
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She knows she has just 12 months to set Lancashire County Council on a new course and prepare the ground for her successor.
As interim chief executive and director of resources she is in uncharted territory. Hers is a brand new role, combining both executive and financial watchdog duties.
The 53-year-old accountant arrives at a council in turmoil. She is part of a controversial management restructure at an authority which has seen sustained job cuts, has major financial problems, and where... read more
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