WHAT’S the election lingo for this? A reverse chicken run? Moving from a council ward where your party has three elected councillors to one where your party has never polled first before.
I don’t get it. *pretend shake of the head and raised eyebrows*
Fred Carver, the Liberal Democrat councillor in Cantelowes, who we were all told was not running for the council again this year, pops up on the party’s candidate list for Somers Town and St Pancras. Like Paul Barton in Kentish Town for the Conservatives, Fred will know he has his work cut out in his new ward.