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Even more sunshine!

Even more sunshine!

February 10, 2008 at 10:37 pm

I woke up feeling extremely pleased as last night at my friend’s birthday party I managed to recruit more volunteers to campaign with me. Drawing back my curtains and seeing the sunshine energised me further – there’s nothing worse than campaigning in the rain! Again, more than 20 people turned […]

 
Sunny Saturday

Sunny Saturday

February 9, 2008 at 11:50 pm

I teamed up with two local Party members and we covered the western part of the ward. The main issues in this area seemed to be the rubbish on the streets and the inconsistent road quality (we saw a number of potholes as we walked around). One resident told me […]

 
Super Tuesday

Super Tuesday

February 5, 2008 at 11:28 pm

I went into work really early so that I could get into the community in the afternoon. That’s a real advantage of having flexible working hours. I’m lucky to have such an understanding boss (he was a local Councillor in London for 11 years, so he knows exactly what is […]

 
Sunday on the streets

Sunday on the streets

February 4, 2008 at 10:13 pm

Another early start to the day (and this time I actually managed to have some breakfast before leaving the house!). I was overwhelmed by the number of people who turned up to canvass and support the campaign. The volunteers included local Labour members, school friends, colleagues and family members. Great […]

 

Public Meeting

February 4, 2008 at 8:17 pm

I met a few members of the West Hampstead Local Consultation Group while I was canvassing over the weekend and they told me about a public meeting taking place on the 12th of February. It sounds like a great opportunity to discuss transport issues in the area and I definitely […]