Hat-tip to the Tory blogger and LBC radio presenter Iain Dale for this, which he linked to on Twitter with the note: “And these people want to represent us?” 711 more words
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Croydon Communists’ Rallying Cry for the Local Elections: Let’s Fight for a People’s Britain Not a Bankers’ Britain!
Croydon Communists stepped up their campaign in the May 2014 local elections. Members were out yesterday leafleting in the three wards where we are standing candidates in the May 2014 local elections: Bensham Manor, Selhurst and Broad Green. 795 more words
Mark Butcher, the South Croydon-based guitar legend and occasional Test match batsman, has been in touch with Inside Croydon with what he calls a “rant on behalf of all the other dopes that were and will be booked down there”. 560 more words
Last year, when Crystal Palace won promotion to the Premier League at Wembley, Croydon Council did nothing to mark the achievement. This year, with the club’s survival in the top division all-but-secured with the midweek 3-2 win at Everton, and suddenly there’s populist calls from a local councillor for some sort of extravagant civic reception, all paid for, no doubt, on the rates. 825 more words
Direct from an election meeting where the most impressive thing was Eddie Izzard’s new glasses, WALTER CRONXITE, our man on Katharine Street with the rolled up copy of the local free paper and an e-cigarette tucked behind his ear, reports on possibly the shoddiest piece of literature yet seen in the 2014 campaign… 1,538 more words
APRIL 22 UPDATE: Still the rubbish continues to pile up.
Indeed, over a four-day bank holiday weekend, with the council’s call centre now operating only on business hours on week days and with the council website down for “essential maintenance work” (who do they think they are? 1,331 more words
Posted by John Eden
From: Dr. Peter Latham
Sent: Monday, April 07, 2014 5:12 AM
Subject: Lib Dem candidate’s ‘lunatic fringe’ comment politically illiterate… 456 more words