Tory councillor lashes BBC

Evening Chronicle

A TELEVISION documentary which painted an abysmal picture of Sunderland may discourage industrialists from moving to the town. It probably frightened off Argentinian soccer star Alex Sabella and it could spark a huge migration of youngsters. So says Tory councillor Joseph Landau, who condemned last week’s BBC-2 Brass Tacks programme as one-sided and unbalanced. Despite initial revulsion, he says the episode has prompted him to look for new solutions to the town’s serious youth unemployment. Now he’s planning to set up a working