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Calls for Tynwald to stop washing 'dirty linen' in public

Thu, 19 May 2016


Tynwald needs to stop airing its dirty laundry in public:

That's the message from MHK Ralph Peake - despite his plea a request to postpone a debate on the conduct of his fellow North Douglas representative was refused.

John Houghton was suspended on Tuesday after refusing to apologise - it followed a damning report in which a committee had ruled he hadn't behaved in the manner of an 'honourable member'.

The committee found a staff member had left their job in the Tynwald Office as a result:

 

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