The council's standards committee found Gareth Winston Roberts (Ind) had breached three regulations in the national code of local government conduct, including: 'never do anything which you could not justify to the public. Your conduct and what the public believes about your conduct will affect the reputation of your council and the party'.
Mr Roberts said he was not expecting the invoice to be issued through the
The standards committee was previously forced to suspend Mr Roberts after a public complaint he had accepted hospitality from a Paris-based waste
He was also censured by the committee after attending a rugby international match in Cardiff (LGC, 25 February 1999).