Conservative candidates accused of avoiding election hustings

Across the country, and particularly in marginal seats, Tories are failing to appear before local voters. 

Much press attention has been focused on Boris Johnson's decision not to do a set-piece interview with Andrew Neil on BBC One. However, just as important to his constituents in Uxbridge and South Ruislip was the Prime Minister's avoidance of local hustings. It appears that Johnson is merely setting an example for Tory candidates across the country.

Huntingdon, Hartlepool and Harlow are just some of the constituencies where the Conservatives have been accused of avoiding local...
source: New Statesman

2019-12-10 19:41
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