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In May, the BBC reported that a June 23 date had been posted at the Huntly registration office in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, where Leslie’s father, councillor Seb Leslie, owns a castle.
Instead that seat was contested by Au Nok-hin, a district councillor and activist.
The Football Association's chief executive Martin Glenn confirmed to FA councillors that a two-week lay off will be introduced after next season following years of debate over whether the Premier League should adopt a winter break.
In local government, just a third of councillors in England are women, with even fewer in Wales (28%) and Scotland (24%).
The actress's father, councillor Seb Leslie, owns a castle in his West Garioch constituency.
Such a scheme would struggle to be justified now, says Steve Battlemuch, the councillor who chairs the company’s board.
Earlier this month, Don Cardy, a small town councillor in Canada, was suspended for two days after a racial slur was posted on his Facebook profile.
Yet on February 21st Mr Pritchard, now the leader of Wrexham borough council, voted with his fellow councillors to cut the budget for its music service, which gives free lessons to children who want to learn an instrument, by 72%.
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: a member of a council
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