At the diversion of footpath across the school site public inquiry held on January 6th 2010, Donna Sager, Assistant Director of Children’s Services, gave evidence to the Inspector that £1.6m of capital receipts would be funding the school. However, on 22nd of March 2008 in a report to the Executive Committee the Council claimed £6,679,000 of funding for Vale View School was to come from capital receipts – the sale of redundant school land. All along I had been saying that this source of funding would not be available at this level to the Council and they branded me as “vexatious” for correctly identifying this problem. These documents can be more clearly viewed at –