Expelled Labour councillor slams 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers' Labour Party
A suspender Labour councillor says the party has been overtaken “by body snatchers” after he was expelled via a public press release.
Terry Lawton has been kicked out of the party today with immediate effect.
But Cllr Lawton only found out about the decision when The Gazette approached him for comment.
A statement released publicly by Labour Middlesbrough today said the decision had been taken by national Labour Party officials following, “Cllr Lawton’s support for an independent candidate in a local election”.
The statement said the expulsion came after, “several complaints were received... read more
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