votesouthend2014

Southend deserves better


southend seafront

Over the past few weeks I have done a lot of blogging about Southend local politics, and the various offerings by the various parties (not to mention the definitely-not-a-party Independent Party Group), their various candidates, and their various offerings to the electorate. In a lot of these cases I have found them wanting.

Most of my scrutiny has, admittedly, been focused on the Independent Party Group and UKIP. That is not to say that other parties have been shining examples of good practice (indeed, there has been suggestions of some very worrying behaviour from the local Lib Dems), but when it comes to the likes of the Green Party and the National Front, there is a complete lack of visibility.

However, what about the the Conservatives.

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Vote Southend 2014: what does a vote for UKIP get you?


ukip

Voting day is almost upon us, and the date to remember for the local elections across England is 22nd May. In Southend-on-Sea, there is everything to play for. For the first time in many years, control of the council hangs in the balance. In 2014, your vote counts more than ever to shape the future direction of the town. The main parties pitching their platforms are the Conservatives, the Liberal Democrats, the Independents, UKIP, and of course Labour.

So what are UKIP offering the voters of Southend in 2014?

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Vote Southend 2014: what does a vote for the Independents get you?


southend civic centre

Voting day is almost upon us, and the date to remember for the local elections across England is 22nd May. In Southend-on-Sea, there is everything to play for. For the first time in many years, control of the council hangs in the balance. In 2014, your vote counts more than ever to shape the future direction of the town. The main parties pitching their platforms are the Conservatives, the Liberal Democrats, the Independents, UKIP, and of course Labour.

So what are the Independents offering the voters of Southend in 2014?

Read on…

Vote Southend 2014: what does a vote for the Lib Dems get you?


liberal democrats

Voting day is almost upon us, and the date to remember for the local elections across England is 22nd May. In Southend-on-Sea, there is everything to play for. For the first time in many years, control of the council hangs in the balance. In 2014, your vote counts more than ever to shape the future direction of the town. The main parties pitching their platforms are the Conservatives, the Liberal Democrats, the Independents, UKIP, and of course Labour.

So what are the Liberal Democrats offering the voters of Southend in 2014?

Read on…

Vote Southend 2014: what does a vote for the Tories get you?


conservatives

Voting day is almost upon us, and the date to remember for the local elections across England is 22nd May. In Southend-on-Sea, there is everything to play for. For the first time in many years, control of the council hangs in the balance. In 2014, your vote counts more than ever to shape the future direction of the town. The main parties pitching their platforms are the Conservatives, the Liberal Democrats, the Independents, UKIP, and of course Labour.

So what are the Conservatives offering the voters of Southend in 2014?

Read on…