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Last week the SKWAWKBOX exclusively revealed the alleged attempt by ‘moderate’ Labour MP Paul Farrelly to sabotage the candidacy of Gareth Snell for the Stoke Central seat – and subsequently to sabotage the Labour campaign in the constituency by asking Labour MPs not to campaign for Snell and persuading the area’s biggest Labour donor to withdraw his support. 446 more words
Following last week’s by-election results and the growing doubts over the legality and validity of the result in the Cumbrian seat of Copeland, in today’s volatile political climate it was only a matter of time before controversy exploded around the Stoke Central campaign, which was won convincingly by Labour. 758 more words
Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire – meeting a descendant of Queen Victoria, viewing a unicorn skull and being interrogated by a vicar
On Saturday I took two trains and a bus to reach the medieval market town of Newcastle-under-Lyme as I had heard several times it is a pretty place. 607 more words
The Labour Party in North Staffordshire is spectacularly good at shooting itself in the foot it seems.
Paul Farrelly the Labour Party member of parliament for Newcastle-under-Lyme has this evening voted against a 3line whip in the Article 50 debate imposed by his leader Jeremy Corbyn. 675 more words