Tag Archives: Sutton

The race to replace ‘Silent’ Steve O’Connell has already begun

Just when you thought it was safe to go out on to the streets without risk of being button-holed by political activists, WALTER CRONXITE reports that preparations are already being made for the next round of elections Weekend reports that … Continue reading

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Sutton Conservatives trying hard to keep it in the family

ELECTION COUNTDOWN: Our political staffer, BERTIE WORCESTER-PARK, on how the Tories have loaded their candidate lists for the Town Hall elections with their nearest and dearest Residents of Sutton have heard a lot about “Better for Families” from the Tories. … Continue reading

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‘Layabout’ LibDem is standing again in council elections

ELECTION COUNTDOWN: Official records show that one councillor has been paid more than £30,000 over the past three years, but has managed to turn up to barely half of council meetings. BELLE MONT reports According to official council figures, one … Continue reading

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Charity Commission warns mosque over links with MP Brake

JERRY MANDER, our dodgy-goings-ons-in-Sutton correspondent, on the stern warning issued to a Muslim charity in Carshalton The Liberal Democrats who control Sutton Council are in a spot of bother with the Charity Commission – again – just weeks before the … Continue reading

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Gotcha! MP Brake caught on Twitter ‘joining’ the LibDems

BELLE MONT, our Sutton correspondent, on an embarrassing gaffe from the local MP Tory councillors in Sutton were today gleefully claiming that Tom Brake, the Liberal Democrat MP for Carshalton and Wallington, had “outed himself” as the user of bogus, … Continue reading

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Sutton LibDems ‘didn’t know’ about £4.5m electric car fund

BELLE MONT reports on how the LibDems in Sutton have been exposed once again for their incompetence on environmental issues The incinerating LibDems in Sutton have managed to miss out on a share of a multi-million-pound fund to encourage environmentally … Continue reading

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Labour candidates ready to meet the voters in Sutton West

Following months of campaigning for change on Sutton Council in May, Labour’s local election candidates for Sutton West ward are holding a series of public meetings. The events will provide an opportunity for local residents to meet with the candidates … Continue reading

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