Category Archives: Glasgow NE by-election

>Labour slammed on Glasgow North East by-election delay and postal vote shambles

>The Electoral Commission has criticised the Labour Government for leaving it almost 5 months to hold the by-election to replace former Speaker Michael Martin, who was forced to resign over the MPs’ expenses scandal. Labour’s excuse, that the parliamentary Summer … Continue reading

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>SNP fail in Glasgow North East

>I had for some time thought it was likely that Labour would win the Glasgow North East by-election. The biggest sign that they thought they were on to a dead cert was the fact that they were quite happy for … Continue reading

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>Eileen Baxendale to fight Glasgow North East By-Election for the Lib Dems

>Glasgow North East Liberal Democrats have chosen retired Social Worker Eileen Baxendale as their candidate in the forthcoming Glasgow North East by-election. Eileen has also served the community as a Director of the Ethnic Minorities Law Centre and the Fair … Continue reading

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>Desperate Labour attacks David Kerr for filming with guns

>Are there no depths to which Labour will not sink in their attempts to drag down SNP candidate in the Glasgow North East SNP candidate David Kerr. I’ve only just really caught up with the Sunday papers and found this … Continue reading

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>Labour Deny Glasgow NE voters choice

>There’s one thing not to move the writ for a by-election, quite another to actively block someone else trying to do it. The SNP tried to move the writ for the Glasgow North East by-election a wee while ago in … Continue reading

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>SNP’s David Kerr slams Glasgow universities

>One of the things about being a by-election candidate is that everything you have ever said in public comes under scrutiny and, in some cases, reappears to bite you on the bum. We know that the SNP’s selection process for … Continue reading

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>Tories call the Kerr-tle black

>There seems to be a bit of a fuss about SNP candidate for Glasgow North East David Kerr’s membership of Opus Dei. Now, I’d find it very difficult to vote for anyone who was pro life and anti gay rights, … Continue reading

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>SNP lose another Glasgow North East hopeful

>The protracted SNP game of musical candidates continues in Glasgow North East. First the expected and obvious candidate Grant Thoms doesn’t even stand. Then Newsnight producer David Kerr resigns from his job to stand and gets beaten by the SNP … Continue reading

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