Goosegate GM opts for circuit breaker

IN a classic case of “who dunnit” the Derwent Valley Council general manager will take leave, effective today, while an independent review unravels the decision behind using chemically laced bait to cull 14 geese and two ducks at Tynwald Park. DV Council general manager Greg Winton said he notified council staff late yesterday of his decision to take leave until the review reports back to the elected council. The report could take several weeks before it’s presented. “In the last couple of days after my fact-finding discussions to find out what influenced going from exploring relocation options to resulting in … Continue reading