Good Luck Dan !

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We are are very pleased to see Daniel Irlam standing for the Lib Dems in the forthcoming District Council Election in Rochford Ward. Dan lives in the ward, works in the ward and certainly cares about the ward. He is a dedicated young campaigner and would make a fine councillor. And when we say young, we certainly mean young. Dan…
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Monster Win For The Lib Dems At Loch Ness

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Sorry, we couldn’t resist the headline… From the BBC Lib Dems win Highland’s Aird and Loch Ness by-election The Liberal Democrats have won a by-election in Highland Council’s Aird and Loch Ness ward. Jean Davis narrowly defeated her closest rival SNP candidate Emma Knox. The by-election in the ward, which is represented by four councillors, was triggered by Drew Hendry’s…
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The Places Where They Didn’t Run Elections Properly (Don’t Be Alarmed , Rochford Isn’t One Of Them)


Tom Stoppard wrote “It’s not the voting that’s democracy, it’s the counting.“ So it’s a but disturbing to see the electoral commission has so far found 29 returning officers that didn’t run elections properly last May. As Mark Pack writes here. The Electoral Commission has increased to 29 (from an initial 24) its tally of Returning Officers who failed to…
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Thank You!

    Ron Oatham writes: I would like to thank everyone who voted for me in Downhall and Rawreth ward, I was re-elected  with a majority of 453 votes: Ron Oatham (Lib Dem) 1242 Keith Podd (Conservative) 789 Jason Hodson (UKIP)  574  I will continue to do my best to represent the residents of our area.

And So To Bed….

  Chris Black writes: 5:10 am, just got from the counting of the votes for the parliamentary election. The result isn’t on the council website yet, but here are the figures I wrote  down .. As it happens the candidates finished in alphabetical order: FRANCOIS (CONSERVATIVE) 29088 HAYTER (UKIP) 11858 HOUGH (LABOUR)  6705 KENDALL (INDEPENDENT) 2418 PITT (LIBERAL DEMOCRAT) 1622…
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