Labour‘s Devolution Agenda Pictures Worst Example

After Labour announced their plans for constitutional reform yesterday, they’ve been circulating shiny graphics on social media. One in particular caught Guido’s eye – a photo of Croydon, promoting their devolution agenda. That would be the very same Croydon that the Labour council ran into bankruptcy… 

Labour claim their platform would bring “power and job opportunities” to “our towns, cities and regions”. If Croydon’s an example to go by, only for the official receivers…

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Labour Controlled Croydon Council Announce Official Bankruptcy

Croydon Council has just issued a Section 114 notice – effectively the equivalent of bankruptcy – with immediate effect. They are the only London Borough in this position.

Local MP Chris Philp puts the blame squarely on the Labour administration:

Labour has bankrupt Croydon through poor financial control, running up £1.5 billion in debt and engaging in disastrous commercial property speculation.

Will the lights go out at their fancy Town Hall?

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