‘Brass neck’ award for Liverpool Mayor Joe January 8th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Brass Neck, Joe Anderson Private Eye have awarded their ‘Brass Neck Award’ to Liverpool City Council’s executive Mayor Joe Anderson. Joe, who has recently taken over as chair and lead councillor of the Liverpool City Region, has ambitions to be made executive mayor of the new City Region, making him supremo of Southport. The award reads: BRASS-NECK AWARD: to Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson, who spent nearly £90,000 of council-taxpayers’ money on legal bills fighting his dismissal from a £4,500-year part-time jobs a school ‘learning mentor’. Despite having not actually carried out of the duties since 2010, when he became council leader, later mayor, Anderson continued to be paid until 2012. When the school then, not unreasonably, decided to dispense with his non-existent services, Joe (salary £80,000+p.a) called in m’learned friends – and lost. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!