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‘Politics needs to be real’: Why more independent candidates are standing in this year’s local elections
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‘Politics needs to be real’: Why more independent candidates are standing in this year’s local elections

This year’s elections will see three times more candidates running as independents than in 2019. We found out why.

Kent Tories slammed over universal credit cut ‘sweepstake’
Politics

Kent Tories slammed over universal credit cut ‘sweepstake’

Kent councillor Paul Bartlett has apologised for saying Tory members had organised a sweepstake on when the universal credit cut would first be mentioned at a meeting.

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