Tag Archives: Ross Willmott

Was my reporting wrong?

One news event, two completely opposing views. As I mentioned on Monday, I wrote a piece in the Leicester Mercury describing how the stormy Town Hall meeting about Riverside College was “brought to an abrupt halt”. The leader of the … Continue reading

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A brush with royalty

Yesterday Ross Willmott, today Princess Anne. Anne is opening the new campus at Leicester College and is then off to Loughborough University. I’ll be the one following her around sheepishly. In today’s world of banks going under, politicians’ reputations nearly … Continue reading

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Leicester council leader tells public to “have some manners”

So this was democracy in action then. The decorum of a regular city council cabinet meeting shaken by palpable anger and frustration among normal members of the public. And when they complained that they hadn’t been listened to council leader … Continue reading

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