Tag: Elections

2015 Election Results

Apologies for the relative silence since the election but we’ve been really busy supporting our new councillors, dealing with masses of correspondence, welcoming new members and planning upcoming campaigns. We were of course disappointed to have come out of the election with no MPs

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Fabian Society predict UKIP win for Telford

Labour-supporting think tank the Fabian Society have published a report by their Deputy General Secretary, Marcus Roberts, which identifies Telford as one of the top seats where UKIP is likely to cause more damage to Labour than the Conservatives. An opinion poll carried out by YouGov for

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Bow Group predicts UKIP win in Telford in 2015

The Conservative think tank, the Bow Group, has named Telford in a list of 12 constituencies it thinks UKIP could win in 2015. Telford is one of five Labour seats that could turn purple next year along with six Conservative seats

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Excellent local election results for UKIP

UKIP has had a phenomenal set of results in local elections all over the country this week. There are still a few declarations to be made but at the moment UKIP have had 163 councillors elected to primary councils (ie.

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A successful year draws to a close

UKIP membership has risen by two thirds in the last year and the party now has 32,500 members nationally. Over the same period here in Telford & Wrekin we have seen our membership almost double which is a statistic we’re

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Cllr Jill Seymour tops MEP list for 2014

We are very pleased to announce that Cllr Jill Seymour has been voted to the number 1 spot on the West Midlands regional list for next year’s EU elections by the membership. At the last EU elections UKIP had two

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Two seconds and a third in Shifnal, Cosford and Albrighton

Congratulations to our three Telford & Wrekin candidates for yesterday’s Shropshire Council elections for a great campaign that was sadly not reflected in the result. Andy Mitchell came second in Shifnal South & Cosford with 40.24% of the vote, Richard

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Keep Calm and Vote UKIP

It’s a beautiful day, the sun is shining and there are 3 UKIP candidates for you to vote for in Shifnal, Cosford and Albrighton. The Conservatives have been in control of Shropshire Council for far too long and have shown

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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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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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