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Fuming councillors walk out of meeting in shared chief exec controversy

FUMING opposition councillors dramatically walked out of a meeting after the controlling Conservatives were allowed to change a major decision over letting outside candidates apply for the district council's shared chief executive role.

In an extraordinary full council meeting at Malvern Hills District Council last night (Tuesday), councillors from the Liberal Democrat and the Democratic groups threatened legal action after a report for the meeting said the Conservatives wanted to amend a 'minute' from a previous meeting.

The controversy arose after the Conservative group said they wanted to overturn a decision - not a minute as stated - made from a previous meeting in ...

Donovan set for Malvern visit

AUSTRALIAN actor and singer Jason Donovan will be performing in Malvern next week as a musical classic comes to town.