Thomas Turrell to fight Greenwich West by-election

Tom and Matt talking outside foot tunnelPlease note this post is from my previous blog. To read my posts during the 2017 General Election campaign click here.

I’m delighted to report that Greenwich Conservatives have selected long-standing local campaigner Thomas Turrell as our candidate for the Greenwich West council by-election being held on the same day as the General Election.  There are full details on the Greenwich Conservatives website here.   Continue reading Thomas Turrell to fight Greenwich West by-election

Labour candidate resigns to spend more time with his confidence

Please note this post is from my previous blog. To read my posts during the 2017 General Election campaign click here.

So, here we have it: my Labour opponent in the General Election, Matt Pennycook, has resigned his seat on the council – 52 days before an election he is evidently supremely confident of winning.  There will now be a by-election to replace him in Greenwich West ward on the same day as the General Election, 7th May. Continue reading Labour candidate resigns to spend more time with his confidence