During the working day (and beyond) the LGC Insider serves as chief executive at a single-tier council. But as the darkness falls he shares with LGC readers his innermost thoughts and records his workplace experiences.
Previously he has worked across local government, having started out at a district. He regards himself as a true public servant who has served politicians of all parties. Some say he is such an obsessive localist that he has empowered his socks to change themselves and that his DNA string spells “municipal pride”.
The Inside Out column draws on the author’s extensive experience. Some aspects of the column are fictionalised to a degree to ensure anonymity, but all reflect the reality of life as the the LGC Insider.
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