Wednesday 21 May 2014

Newham Conservatives in hot water over leaflets again

Another of Newham Conservatives' leaflets have caused controversy - and this time involving the police.

Earlier this month Newham Conservatives attracted widespread criticism for distributing a sectarian leaflet targeting the Muslim vote by promising to give them special treatment. Their latest offering criticises the number of gays and atheists running the council. The leaflets don't bear the required imprint and are therefore illegal. They have been reported to the Met Police by Newham Labour Party.

Sectarian Conservative leaflet distributed earlier this month