Tory candidate suspended over ‘Labour gives you hepatitis’ leaflets

Last night, the SKWAWKBOX broke the story of Tory candidate Kamran Razzaq’s local election campaign leaflet, in which he told Stourbridge residents that Labour had brought hepatitis to the area – and, bizarrely, that UKIP brought defibrillators and petitions. The Stourbridge Conservatives’ campaign leaflet The Tory party has now suspended Mr Razzaq for the leaflets […]

Tory aide tweets pic of Tory leaflet accusing Labour of spreading hepatitis

Tory parliamentary aide Christian Calgie has shocked Twitter users by tweeting a picture of a West Midlands Tory election leaflet that accuses Labour – of spreading hepatitis in the area: A different copy of the same leaflet from another tweeter What have Labour delivered to this ward: Hepatitis. Mr Calgie’s ambition not to embarrass the party […]

Excl: Tories suspend ‘antisemitic tweet’ candidate

Last night, the SKWAWKBOX revealed the antisemitic, homophobic and sexist comments tweeted by Conservative local election candidate George Stoakley. George Stoakley (ironically far right) The SKWAWKBOX contacted Conservative headquarters (CCHQ) to inform them of the comments and invite comment. A CCHQ spokesperson responded: George Stoakley has been suspended and an investigation is underway. With the […]

“Sweating like a Jew in an attic” – Tory candidate locks Twitter account after tweets emerge

George Stoakley is, according to Tory campaign literature, one of the party’s candidates for South Cambridgeshire District Council. Here he is – ironically pictured far right – alongside local Tory MP Lucy Frazer: A number of disturbing tweets, allegedly from Mr Stoakley’s account, have surfaced that have led to allegations of antisemitism and homophobia – […]