Honiton: another council, another police investigation?

Comment by current Deputy Mayor Henty Brown on the recent shock resignations from Honiton Town Council, reported in today’s Express and Echo website:

“... The town council is not in crisis as this mass exodus was planned – the fact that one resigned after the other meant it was all orchestrated in a way to get maximum effect.

“There is of course also the investigation into the finances of the town council and a police investigation into that. But the council is above this and we have to remain an open and transparent council, and if you don’t want that to be the case, then you should resign.”…

http://www.devonlive.com/new-honiton-mayor-quits-minutes-after-being-elected-as-blasts-crisis-hit-council/story-30322754-detail/story.html