Councillor calls for alleged bullyingcase to be dismissed

A Berwick town councillor has called for allegations of bullying against him to be dismissed.

Thursday, 29th September 2016, 09:58 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 13:03 pm
David Blackburn

Cllr David Blackburn was one of two councillors accused of bullying by the former interim town clerk.

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“Several demands have been made by me, to fellow councillors to provide that evidence and they have failed to do so,” he said. “On the other hand I have provided them with evidence to the contrary.

I have been significantly hurt by the allegations, that arose after I had insisted upon the NCC blockage of my email being placed on the agenda, and I shall be seeking a resolution before full council to the effect that they have found no evidence.”