Another Labour councillor resigns – this time in Barking

Following Labour’s trouble in Redbridge, where a Labour candidate was elected and has then had to resign because they were a council employee and so barred from standing, the same again has happened in Barking.

This time it is Goresbrok ward, where Labour’s victory was particularly notable because it involved ousting BNP councillor and GLA member Richard Barnbrook.

By-elections are due in both councils.

Read more by or more about or .
This entry was posted in News.
Advert

Post a Comment

Lib Dem Voice welcomes comments from everyone but we ask you to be polite, to be on topic and to be who you say you are. You can read our comments policy in full here. Please respect it and all readers of the site.

If you are a member of the party, you can have the Lib Dem Logo appear next to your comments to show this. You must be registered for our forum and can then login on this public site with the same username and password.

To have your photo next to your comment please signup your email address with Gravatar.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

*
*
Please complete the name of this site, Liberal Democrat ...?

Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarDj Pocock 14th Dec - 1:56am
    @Nonconformistradical It does not have to be one or the other but my point is not that there are too many women now just that...
  • User AvatarHywel 14th Dec - 1:38am
    On Vote 2012 a poster says of Altrincham and Sale West: "Lib Dems: huge national spend, but locally very little different to what they'd have...
  • User AvatarJoseph Bourke 14th Dec - 1:01am
    Proportional representation is unlikely to be on the agenda anytime soon, as on these election results it would take away the majority enjoyed by the...
  • User AvatarKen Munn 14th Dec - 12:19am
    The search for a new leader. No rush. Ed Davey was elected deputy leader and can step into the leadership role for now. We might...
  • User AvatarYousuf Farah 14th Dec - 12:05am
    @Paul Walter No no no. That was a different time as you well know. In those days Britain was a solid entity, an actual united...
  • User AvatarDr Zulfiqar Ali 14th Dec - 12:01am
    Support for tactical vote from the party and candidates was a gross mistake and is something hurting us in recent years. It is meant to...
Tue 7th Jan 2020