Tories struggle to find local election candidates | Left Foot Forward

Last Updated: February 7, 2023By Tags: , , , , , , , ,

The Tory rosette: but who’s going to bother wearing it in the campaign period before the May local elections?

Oh dear. How sad…

The situation is so dire for the Conservative Party, that it’s now struggling to recruit enough candidates for the May local elections, including in the ‘Tory shires’, with party activists worried they face a hammering.

The Tory brand is so damaged, according to party members, that it’s proving a challenge to get even ‘paper candidates’ with people ‘just not coming forward’, the I reports.

It comes as the Tories trail Labour by 21 points in the polls and Rishi Sunak struggles to govern his disunited party, which continues to deal with scandals, sleaze and allegations of corruption.

Never mind!

Source: Tories struggling to find candidates for local elections over fears of ‘hammering’ – Left Foot Forward: Leading the UK’s progressive debate

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  1. Hecuba February 7, 2023 at 11:38 am - Reply

    Aww don’t worry fascist tories you are still clinging on tight to your fascist dictatorship wherein you boys control the public pursestrings. Don’t worry fascist tories you won’t be losing your political power yet!

  2. Martyn Meacham February 7, 2023 at 5:19 pm - Reply

    Ask Starmer to help out…He has plenty of far right tories in his fake Labour, tory party…..

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