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Kernow: Cornish nationalist candidate slurred by Lib Dems
Lib Dems apologise over abusive literature

By politics.co.uk staff Liberal Democrats in Cornwall have been forced to apologise after they distributed leaflets describing another candidate as “a greasy-haired t**t”. About 40 leaflets were circulated in the Camborne area on behalf of Cornwall council candidate Anna Pascoe which contained the offensive slur against Mebyon Kernow – the Cornish nationalist party – candidate… Read more »

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Local claims: Councillors come under expenses scrutiny
Councillors’ expenses in the spotlight

By Jonathan Moore As the MPs’ expenses row threatens to overshadow the forthcoming elections it is local councillors’ claims which are now being placed under the microscope as voters across the country want to know what their local representatives are spending. While campaigners nationwide say the topic most discussed on the doorstep is MPs’ expenses,… Read more »