Pickering to give evidence on Plumbing Pensions 'failures'

Gunnercooke issues summons against former chairman over alleged ‘maladministration’

James Phillips
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Pickering to give evidence on Plumbing Pensions 'failures'

BESTrustees president and former Plumbing Pensions chair Alan Pickering will appear as a defendant in an upcoming court case for the beleaguered scheme.

In a notice issued by Gunnercooke on behalf of Kamco Limited yesterday (10 November), the law firm said Pickering had been added as a defendant to a summons against Plumbing Pensions Trustees. In the...

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