A LEGAL battle which ended in defeat for Swansea Council has cost taxpayers around £270,000.

The authority’s own bill to contest a judicial review into a school transport decision cost £82,481 plus VAT, as previously reported by the Post.

Reported by The South Wales Evening Post. You can read the full story here. 

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