Saturday, 15 December 2012
'I'm sorry' says banned Audenshaw Labour councillor
A Labour councillor who has been banned from standing in the next local elections has apologised for letting people down. Coun Colin White, who has represented Audenshaw for six years, was removed from the 2014 list of candidates following a hearing of Tameside Labour Party.
The 55-year-old was brought before the panel over claims he had not done enough campaigning for the party. It is understood that complaints had also been made about failure to return correspondence from residents in his ward. Read more here: Manchester Evening News
The comments on the M.E.N. website are interesting. I think the person using the name Mindful Thoughts sums up the Labour Party mentality pretty well. Tameside Citizen