Month: April 2013

Second place for UKIP’s Tom Hoof in Donnington

UKIP Telford & Wrekin’s Tom Hoof has come second in today’s by-election in Donnington, doubling the Conservative vote in the process. Liam Mason Labour 427 Tom Hoof UKIP 255 Gladys Gregory Independent 120 Rodney Pitt Conservative 113 Tobias Haynes Independent

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Telford & Wrekin cancel St George’s Day

Anyone looking forward to this year’s St George’s Day celebrations in the Town Park is going to be disappointed – it’s been cancelled. According to Telford & Wrekin Council’s Arts & Culture Service Manager, the number of events the council

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Cllr Jill Seymour in Shifnal

A rather damp Cllr Jill Seymour in Shifnal delivering UKIP newspapers after spending the morning putting up posters with Bill Etheridge.

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Delivering newspapers in Shifnal

Shifnal South & Cosford candidate, Andy Mitchell, was joined by Cllr Denis Allen, Cllr Jill Seymour, Cllr Stuart Parr, Stuart’s son Declan and West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner candidate Bill Etheridge today to deliver UKIP newspapers in the ward.

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Telford Street Sports for the Easter holidays

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Shropshire Star: This charming man; the real Nigel Farage

A great write-up on nigel Farage and his tour of the country in the Shropshire Star on Friday. The left wing press think it’s “trendy” to criticise UKIP whilst the right wing press do it to appease their Tory paymasters.

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Telford UKIP member on BBC Free Speech

Chairman of Young Independence in the West Midlands, UKIP Telford & Wrekin branch member and Shropshire representative on UKIP’s West Midlands regional committee, Tom Hoof, on BBC Free Speech on 27th March.

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Candidates confirmed for Albrighton and Shifnal

Shropshire Council have confirmed UKIP Telford & Wrekin’s three candidates for the local elections in May. We don’t have elections in the borough this year but the Wrekin constituency includes the Albrighton, Shifnal North and Shifnal North & Cosford divisions

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Nigel Farage fills Worcester Guildhall

UKIP Telford & Wrekin members and councillors were at the Guildhall in Worcester last night to attend the second leg of Nigel Farage’s “Common Sense Tour”. The Guildhall is a beautiful building but unfortunately only has seating for 200 and

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