Letters to the Press

Is Mark Harper Running Scared?

March 23, 2015 Staff Writer 0

In the same way that David Cameron is avoiding proper TV debates, Mark Harper also appears to be running scared of facing his local challengers in head-to-head debates here in the Forest of Dean. Two […]

Letters to the Press

Let’s Debate Policies in the Forest

March 16, 2015 Staff Writer 0

Letter to the Forester from Steve Stanbury I agree with James Greenwood (Forest of Dean, Green Party candidate, Forester letters last week), that we should have more election hustings debates here in the Forest. There […]

Letters to the Press

Conservative Incompetence

February 9, 2015 Staff Writer 2

Whilst it is entertaining to read letters from supporters of UKIP, Labour and the Greens tearing lumps out of each other could I remind everyone that the elections in May are about administrations currently run […]


Serious Political Debate in 2015

January 5, 2015 Staff Writer 0

Firstly a Happy New Year to everyone in the Forest of Dean.  2015 will be an important year in politics, as locally we will re-elect our District Council, and nationally we prepare for one of […]