Category Archives: Candidates

Independent View – Greg Knight – The Truth 4

Consistently voted for the Iraq war 5 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2002–2003. Given the disaster that was the Iraq war does Greg have the judgement to represent us?

Posted in Candidates, Conservative, Independent View

Independent View – Greg Knight – The Truth 3

Consistently voted against increasing the tax rate applied to income over £150,000. 0 votes for, 12 votes against, between 2012–2015Does our Greg truly represent those on minimum wage when he votes?

Posted in Candidates, Conservative, Election, Independent View

Well Done Jo and Dean

I would like to congratulate Jo Green and Dean Hodgson who have been elected by the residents to serve on Pocklington Town Council. I was delighted to see that there was a 17% turn out. I would like to thank … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Election, Pocklington

Election Countdown 12 – Get Out The Vote

Cath and myself instigated everyone’s democratic right to vote. We have stated what we believe needs to be actioned. Your vote is your voice. Get out the vote. Vote Gledhill and Strangeway.

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Pock Town Council Election Facebook Page

I would like to thank all the naysayers on the Pocklington Town Council Election Facebook page for promoting myself and Cath during the past two weeks. Please see Pocklington Town Council Election Facebook Page for full details.

Posted in Candidates, Election, Media, Pocklington

Election Countdown 11 – Joint Manifesto

Cath Gledhill and I made the decision to stand on a joint manifesto as we both stand for: Transparency Accountability Opportunity for all Empowering residents Unanswered Questions Why should the Arts Centre only be available for those who can afford … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Election, Pocklington

Election Countdown 6 – Candidates Unlawful Campaigns

The main reason Cath Gledhill and myself are standing is because we believe that Pocklington Town Council, as a Government Body, should conduct itself lawfully. Currently it constantly fails to do this.You would hope that the other four candidates would … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Election, Pocklington

Not One Naysayer

I am informed a small group of naysayers are of the opinion that myself and Cath Gledhill should make ourselves available for public questions. This morning we did just that for two hours and not one naysayer came to ask … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Election, Pocklington

Election Countdown 4 – Democracy

Cath Gledhill and myself have achieved a fundamental objective by the very fact that there is an election. Democracy has returned to Pocklington. History In May 2015 only 13 people put up for the 13 places on PTC because no … Continue reading

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Election Countdown 3 – Recording Meetings

Cath Gledhill and myself, as stated in our manifesto, stand for: Transparency Accountability Opportunity for all Empowering residents We believe a fundamental aspect of this is to record and publish meetings. This should be facilitated by the Town Council. Each recording … Continue reading

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