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Mr Colbourne was unhappy with how the vote was conducted for Avow to take over the Plas Madoc Communities First project claiming board members had been "parachuted in" to get it through beforehand.
In evidence he referred to her poor performance, but failed to give any examples - the tribunal described it as a "smokescreen" to hide the fact he simply did not want her working for AVOW.
For instance, in Avow the gay characters relate to the straight characters very `How's your boyfriend?
AVOW under no circumstances will take over the 'entire liabilities' of Plas Madoc Communities First.
There are indeed other Communities First areas in Wales that are managed by county voluntary councils so any involvement of AVOW is not unique," he said.
All current PMCF staff will become employees of AVOW and both parties are looking forward to working closely with the Community to develop new services.
AVOW has been working with all parties to look at assuming the responsibility of WAG Grant Recipient Body status to manage the finances and deliver services to the locality.
Further information from Ken Rowlands at Avow, 21 Egerton Street, Wrexham LL11 1ND, 01978 312556 or ken.
Applications can be obtained by contacting Lynda Ellison or Heather Hicks at AVOW on 01978 312556.
AVOW has funding available for 2007 and is inviting applications to be submitted by the end of February for the next grants round.
They say Sarah was keen to work on community projects before starting her degree course at Aberystwyth and came along to the Volunteer Bureau at AVOW last year to see what she could do.
Patrick and Norris, through an Avow spokeswoman, declined to comment but referred questions to their attorney, Cal McCastlain of Little Rock, who was unavailable for comment.