The council said there would be no event in Chingford because of “budget issues” and problems with finding an appropriate space.So get a few businesses together and sort out your OWN celebration, Jemma! It's supposed to be the socialists that sit there and whine that no-one's doing things for them with other people's money, isn't it?
But critics accused the labour-led council of a politically motivated decision because the area is a Conservative stronghold.
Cllr Jemma Hemsted said: "This is yet another example of this Labour council's prejudices against Chingford, Highams Park and its residents because many of them vote Conservative.
“This is despite their populations making up a significant proportion of the population in this borough. This is blatant discrimination.”
Thursday, 25 November 2010
...don't get up and sort things out for themselves. They just whine about 'unfairness':