Mayor's 81% pay rise 'greedy and obscene'

ON the very day local nurses began industrial action over low pay, the Borough’s elected reps gathered to vote on unprecedented increases to what they are paid from the public purse.

This week (Monday) the chamber was asked to rubber-stamp a string of massive pay rises, which could see the Mayor and some of his colleagues thousands of pounds better off.

The matter has been deferred for a month.

*Read the full story in this week’s Antrim Guardian

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