Ward by Ward: Little Parndon and Hare Street

Ward by Ward: Little Parndon and Hare Street

LABOUR shouldn’t have many problems here. They won by a thumping majority of 432 last year and so may well be looking for an equivalent share on May 2nd. We say share as the number of votes polled may be down. As we have said on several occasions, there is an anger with politicians that […]

Harlow MP Robert Halfon advises Tories to stop calling Jeremy Corbyn a “Marxist”

Harlow MP Robert Halfon advises Tories to stop calling Jeremy Corbyn a “Marxist”

TORIES have been warned to stop branding Jeremy Corbyn a “Marxist”, claiming the label means very little to most people. Former minister and MP for Harlow Robert Halfon urged the Conservative Party’s biggest names to drop the “hard-left moniker” used in recent speeches because it will not win votes. In a piece for Conservative Home, […]

Ward by Ward: Sumners and Kingsmoor

Ward by Ward: Sumners and Kingsmoor

LAST year, this was a fairly straightforward win for the Conservatives. This year, things might not be so simple. Brexit may mean a lot of people stay at home. The theory is the Labour vote stays where it is and the Tory vote goes down. That’s the theory. The other spanner is the presence of […]

Harlow UKIP defend candidates rape jokes and fascist pigs comments

Harlow UKIP defend candidates rape jokes and fascist pigs comments

“THERE has been some unwarranted attacks on UKIP Candidates based on at best hearsay, scurrilous rumour, and simply taking words out of context or fabrication. Considering the antisemitism of Labour as reported in the media, and senior Labour figures association with known terrorists, the saying about throwing stones and glass-houses comes to mind.