& Willingdon MP Nigel Waterson was out in
the town centre this week, launching the Conservatives’
election campaign. The election has to be held
before the beginning of June.
Nigel said: “We need an
Election as soon as possible, so a fresh government
can start putting the country back on its feet.
We can’t go on like this.”
Nigel also challenged his opponents
in the Election to engage in positive politics.
He has written to them, asking them to sign
up to the ‘new kind of politics’
championed by David Cameron.
“We don’t want the
old style of politics which divides people rather
than uniting them. I meet many people in my
constituency who have voted Liberal Democrat
or Labour in the past. They want the same things
I want. I hope they will join us in voting for
change – change you can trust.”
Nigel criticised especially
the Lib Dem campaigning so far which he said
“has been largely based on personal attacks,
smears and downright untruths. I have had a
large number of letters, emails and phone calls
complaining about these tactics. Local people
expect us to be addressing the real issues that