Edinburgh councillor Lezley Cameron steps down amid taxi fare criticism

Image copyright City of Edinburgh Council Image caption Ms Cameron has promised to repay the cost of personal journeys Edinburgh City Council’s vice finance chief is to step down following criticism she claimed almost £1,500 in taxi fares.Lezley Marion Cameron’s trips represented 23% of the £6,524 councillors‘ taxi bill since May 2017.The claims included trips…

Edinburgh councillor Lezley Cameron claimed £1,500 in taxi fares

Image copyright City of Edinburgh Council Image caption Ms Cameron has promised to repay the cost of personal journeys Edinburgh Council’s vice finance chief has been criticised after claiming back almost £1,500 of taxi fares.Lezley Marion Cameron’s trips represent 23% of the authority’s £6,524 councillors‘ taxi bill since May 2017.The claims include trips to the…