Blyth Valley: A constituency that changed its mind

Blyth Valley: A constituency that changed its mind
 

Once, you would have got long odds on the first Conservative election win coming from Blyth Valley in Northumberland.
As a former mining community, it hardly seemed natural Tory territory. But mental health care assistant Ian Levy overcame a Labour majority of almost 8,000 to secure it.
In his victory speech, he pledged to bring investment and change to the community as soon as he arrived in Westminster.
So what do Mr Levy and Prime Minister Boris Johnson need to deliver to ensure that promise to the people of Blyth Valley means something?
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15 December 2019 in Regional, Views: 31
Source: BBC
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