Mathews offers LGG bittersweet symphony. Michael Mathews' speech at the Local Government Group conference was both reassuring and disturbing for members, writes Chris Fogarty By The Lawyer 31 March 1998 00:00 13 December 2015 22:18 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.