Hoping for your general election
place for elections. In order not to confuse matters, this is a first past the post election for over18s only. Electors are asked to place one cross in one box.
At The Oban Times and Mull and Iona Community Trust debate held on Mull last week, questions were mixed. The election campaign hustings in Argyll have seen many reserved issues discussed.
High on the agenda for the public is broadband – and there were some very interesting questions about loyalty in politics. People wanted to know if the candidates’ loyalty was to his or her political party or to the voting public and constituents?
Of course, the potential politicians were all keen to point out that their loyalty was to the electorate.
Two candidates – John Cormack of the Scottish Christian Party, and Ronnie Campbell, Independent – were contacted for election statements but declined to supply them.