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UKIP Election HQ Opens in Cinderford

February 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Steve Stanbury, UKIP’s Parliamentary Candidate for the Forest of Dean was joined by Chris Higgs, Lydney’s famous Welterweight Boxing Champion, and Dave Harvey, the famous Forest Poet and Miner, for a campaign launch and opening ceremony at UKIP’s new Election Campaign HQ and [...]

A poem for UKIP in the Forest of Dean

February 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Now I be up here with Higgsy A boxer of renown We come up here to support UKIP Up here in Cinderford Town Now when this voting day does come On me birthday 7th May Put the mark for UKIP When voting on this day By Dave Harvey “the Forest [...]

Profile of Steve Stanbury: UKIP Parliamentary Candidate

December 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

Steve Stanbury, has been selected as UKIP‘s Parliamentary Candidate for the Forest of Dean, one of the party’s top ten key target seats for the May 2015 General Election. Steve was selected in a secret ballot of local UKIP members on 2nd October 2014, held at the Parkend Working [...]

Winter News from Lydney

November 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

I have recently contacted the MP and Leader of the County Council asking for their support towards the formation of a multi-agency flood assessment group with the mandate to minutely scrutinize every existing/outstanding/future (over 5 units) Planning Application that concerns Lydney and the [...]

UKIP Forest of Dean on the Campaign Trail

October 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

Happy smiling faces were the order of the day as one of the campaign teams for UKIP Forest of Dean made ready to meet the people of Mitcheldean.  Said Richard Ford “The welcome we are getting is far more favourable than in May” – as UKIP goes from strength to strength. Candidate [...]

Steve Stanbury – Parliamentary Candidate for the Forest of Dean

October 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

UKIP Forest of Dean has chosen Steve Stanbury as its Parliamentary Candidate for the 2015 General Election Local Pledge: Steve has pledged to move to the Forest by the end of the month.  He currently lives in London and volunteers at UKIP’s London HQ.  He said:  “This is a vitally important [...]

Forest of Dean UKIP Elect Parliamentary Candidate Steve Stanbury

October 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

After an evening of lively discussion and questioning at the Hustings on Thursday night Steve Stanbury won the election to be UKIP in Forest of Dean’s Parliamentary Candidate next May. Chairman Richard Leppington congratulated him on his victory and welcomed him on board. “I am looking forward [...]

Positive UKIP Open Meeting in Coleford

April 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

Coleford came alive to the buzz from the People’s Army as UKIP MEP William Dartmouth spoke to a crowd of over fifty people at Coleford Methodist Church last Thursday. He took time out to explain that even the 90% of companies that do not trade with the EU are still burdened by all of its [...]

Branch News – March 2014

March 13, 2014 // 2 Comments

Richard has been succesful in obtaining Small Business Relief for Littledean and Blakeney Parish Councils. This means that they no longer have to pay Business Rates on their Public Conveniences. Richard commented ” It seems wrong that the Parish Council provides a much needed service to the [...]

WANTED! A Referendum on the Wild Boar

February 5, 2014 // 0 Comments

A young wild boar (Photo credit: Wikipedia) UKIP Councillors have called for a referendum on whether there should be a major cull of wild boar in the Forest of Dean.They have written to DEFRA asking for funding for a local poll on the issue. They say that the Foresrty Commission which manages the [...]
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