The following is an extract from the minutes of a meeting held by the Commission for Local Administration in England (What the ombudsman are officially known as) on the 23rd October 2007.
a) Human rights
Anne Seex asked for an overview on training relating to the ‘who, what and when’. She said it was important to avoid training plan congestion, and to ensure that the crucial matters received priority. Peter MacMahon said there was no progress on human rights training at present, and it was being scheduled for 2008/09.
Now I know why the York office ignored the human rights issues in my case!