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2008-06-27 18:02:45

FORMER Liverpool council leader Mike Storey is under investigation over claims he leaked a colleague's health problems to the press. The Standards Board for England has widened the remit of its ongoing inquiry into whether Cllr Storey, and Liverpool's current council leader Warren Bradley, broke strict rules last year. The inquiry relates to their conduct towards Jason Harborow, then chief executive of the Culture Company, during the fall-out from the cancellation of the Mathew Street...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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