THE integrity of a councillor “must be investigated” after a freedom of information request revealed “questionable expense claims”, a former councillor has said.

However, the councillor involved says he has paid back the money in question and will not resign over the matter.

At the Torridge District Council Annual General Meeting on Monday, April 28, John Lewis spoke of his concerns about district councillor Andy Boyd.

Reported by the North Devon Journal. You can read the full story here. 

I am a journalist and author. I am a journalist at the UK edition of WIRED magazine. In 2015, my first book Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. My second book Reed Hastings: Building Netflix, was published in March 2020. I created FOI Directory in 2012 and have maintained it in my spare time ever since.