More coverage of the Frater Report. Have things improved @SurreyCouncil?

In August 2009, The Evening Standard covered the Frater Report with the headline: Bullying and obsession with red tape to blame for Conservative council “hell”. It begins:

A troubleshooter uncovered a culture of bullying and the worst case of financial mismanagement he had seen when he was called in to oversee a Tory council…

Council bosses were found to be “superior and arrogant” with relations having broken down between officials and within political groups. One councillor told Mr Frater the last four years had been “hell”.