Popular councillor stuns public meeting by revealing his firm has gone bust

TOWN and district councillor Colin Fordham surprised colleagues by announcing at a public meeting that his business had gone bust with the loss of eight jobs.

Cllr Fordham told the annual meeting of Soham Town Council that the joinery business he started in 1978 had collapsed.

FULL STORY: See tomorrow’s Soham edition of the Ely Standard

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