From The Independent: Hundreds of people are planning to attend an event campaigning for Boris Johnson to be unseated from his west London constituency. The event, which was set up by campaigner and columnist Owen Jones, is set to take place in the Foreign Secretary’s Uxbridge & South Ruislip seat.
From East London & West Essex Guardian: The Conservatives are calling for “help” as over 500 Labour supporters prepare to launch their campaign to unseat Iain Duncan Smith
According to a letter, believed to be from the local Tory association, the MP is preparing himself for a fight from the “hordes of Momentum”.
While IDS increased his vote share by 1.2 per cent at last month’s general election (helped by UKIP not standing) his 2015 majority fell from 8,386 to 2,438. Read more