Wirral Council leader Steve Foulkes faces 'no confidence' vote

Related Stories

Calls for the Labour leader of Wirral Borough Council to step down will be discussed by councillors later.

A motion of no confidence in Steve Foulkes has been put forward by Conservative leader Jeff Green.

Mr Green ran the council until its leading Tory-Lib Dem coalition collapsed in May.

He believes the minority Labour council should form an all-party cabinet and has written to councillors urging their support.

The issue will be debated at a council meeting on Monday.

Mr Foulkes said he is committed to the need for all parties to work together to improve the administration.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Liverpool



Min. Night 6 °C


Try our new site and tell us what you think. Learn more
Take me there

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.