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No consequences for AVOW? Update on lack of developments since August.

Background The Tribunal handed down its damning judgment on AVOW verbally at the last day of the hearing just over a year ago – on 14 March 2011. Three people representing AVOW were present: Chief Officer John Gallanders, employment legal … Continue reading

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Letter to the Wrexham Leader about AVOW

Last week, the Wrexham Leader (3 January daily and 5 January weekly editions) published this article on John Gallanders’ views about smaller charities in the Wrexham area being close to collapse. I wrote this letter to the editor in reply: … Continue reading

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29 November 2011 Press Release: Welsh Government and AVOW

Campaigners calling for transparency and accountability at AVOW (Association of Voluntary Organisations in Wrexham) and in the Welsh Government handed out leaflets today outside the General Meeting of AVOW at its offices in Egerton Street, Wrexham. Copy of leaflet here. … Continue reading

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Liam Fox resigns… John Gallanders next?

Breaking News We have heard today that Defence Secretary Liam Fox has resigned while an inquiry is being carried out into his conduct. Allegra Stratton of the Guardian writes: Fox is said to have crumpled under the weight of this … Continue reading

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Golwg reports on Tribunal findings

Welsh language magazine Golwg has printed an article about the Tribunal findings in its 6 October issue. In addition to material covered in previous press reports, the article includes the following (translated): An Assembly Member is requesting an independent inquiry … Continue reading

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What the Tribunal said about AVOW Trustees

Read this page to find out exactly what the Tribunal had to say about AVOW Trustees. Links to some of the original documents will be added later.

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What this blog is about…

This blog is a record of my experiences as an employee of the Association of Voluntary Services in Wrexham (AVOW) told largely through the words of the Employment Tribunal that found against AVOW in the case I brought. See the … Continue reading

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