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I’m going back in

Barbara Brownlee
Barbara Brownlee
Managing director, Westminster Builds
Watershed ● January 7, 2021

I just walked out and got a job in the private sector. I thought: "I know what I want to do - I want to build housing, so I'm not going to sit in a council that can't do anything any more.

I learned a lot. It was a small company and if you didn't bring fees in you didn't get paid. I learned how to run a small company, before it got bought by a big company. I learned how to work as the client, for local authorities.

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