Labour Council Apologise for Threatening Stafford Campaigners

Guido’s story this morning about Labour-run Cannock Chase district council’s threat to sue militant Stafford Hospital campaigners unsurprisingly caused a stir. The Council are in full backtrack mode. In true public-sector form, they are blaming it on the little guy. They have told the BBC:

“In this instance a member of staff has overstepped the mark in enforcing planning legislation and we apologise for any distress this has caused.”

Now Guido has obtained an photo of the deeply subversive plotters at their seditious candle lit vigil:

Would have been tricky to sue each of them…

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Quote of the Day

Dominic Raab wrote in his letter of resignation…

“This is, at its heart, a matter of public trust,” he told the PM, concluding: “I cannot reconcile the terms of the proposed deal with the promises we made to the country in our manifesto at the last election… I believe that the regulatory regime proposed for Northern Ireland presents a very real threat to the integrity of the United Kingdom. I cannot support an indefinite backstop arrangement, where the EU holds a veto over our ability to exit…”


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