‘Make sure you get your facts straight’

Harefield Gazette - - OPINION -

WITH ref­er­ence to the bile filled di­a­tribe from Cllr Janet Gard­ner in last week’s Gazette, I feel the need to point out that I have NEVER been a mem­ber of the EDL, I DO NOT yet live with my part­ner Cliff Dixon. I was writ­ing from his ad­dress and I do not hold cur­rent mem­ber­ship of UKIP and even if I did, that would not be a crime. All of this is check­able via Search­light.

So Ms Gard­ner, you have not done your re­search and have just made a pub­lic state­ment that is in­flam­ma­tory, un­true and vex­a­tious and for that rea­son I shall be for­ward­ing a com­plaint to the Stan­dards Board.

I have been a coun­cil­lor my­self and al­ways checked my facts be­fore pub­lish­ing them. I also had a good at­ten­dance record un­like Ms Gard­ner. I was also avail­able to my res­i­dents via a con­stantly ac­ces­si­ble

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