IT WAS reported in the Daily Mail of April 11 that West Sussex County Council was seeking to recruit a ‘woodfuel development officer’ at a salary of £35,430pa plus pension payments and expenses.
Can this really be true?
Would the county council really spend £50k pa of our money at this time on a woodfuel development officer?
I understood that WSCC was looking to save £70m over the next four years and was making cutbacks – including, among other things – to the funding of some of the most vulnerable people in our society.
This is the sort of non-job the people of West Sussex can well do without in the present economic climate and is making WSCC a laughing stock in the national press.
If this report is true, who are the clowns making this decision and what circus do they come from?
B W Fletton
Harbour View Road,