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Complainant Name:
Mrs Angharad Lynch

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Birmingham Mail


Mrs Angharad Lynch, Communications Manager of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, complained that an article had identified six workers who had been used to plant three trees on a local green as employed by Solihull Council. In fact, they were contractors employed by Birmingham City Council on a fixed price basis.


The complaint was resolved when the newspaper, before being notified by the PCC of its investigation, published a correction and apology.

Report: 65

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