With party vote split, what will happen next?

The Labour Party is like Baldrick from Blackadder. They have a Cunning Plan. Not content with having won elections in Whitstable for the past 30 years, next year they’ve decided to lose one instead. The deselection of our two sitting Labour councillors raises all sorts of interesting questions. According to Labour Party rules, it seems, it is perfectly OK for nine activists sitting in the back room of the Labour Club to overturn the democratic decision of the more than 900 people who each voted for Phil Cartwright and John Wratten in 2011. Which is fair enough maybe. You join … Continue reading With party vote split, what will happen next?