who are you going to vote for?

in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks

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Tory
16
48%
Labour
12
36%
SNP
2
6%
Lib Dem
3
9%
 
Total votes: 33

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who are you going to vote for?

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 06 May 2017, 13:12

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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby fire and fueryIre » 06 May 2017, 13:15

Tim Farron looks like Gollum making one last lunge for his precious as he falls to his death
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Toby » 06 May 2017, 13:35

I'm voting for my local MP.

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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby K » 06 May 2017, 13:41

Toby wrote:I'm voting for my local MP.

Almost the same here. I'm voting for my local opposition to my MP.
I'm not in the constituencies of any of the above.
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Goat Boy » 06 May 2017, 14:00

Nobody
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Harvey K-Tel » 06 May 2017, 19:49

Goat Boy wrote:Nobody


Same here.
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Darkness_Fish » 06 May 2017, 20:55

I don't vote, as it's effectively endorsing a system which denies me a say in the government of the day. But I clicked Labour, because that's who I would vote for.
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Copehead » 06 May 2017, 23:17

First time ever not voting in a GE
Moved house, will be in Japan and can't be bothered busting a gut to get on the electoral register and try and arrange a postal proxy vote in one of the safest tory seats in the country.
I'll save for when that intellectual featherweight May has screwed things up so badly that I have a chance of voting out Nadine Dorries.

Generally people who don't vote are clueless idiots, their great grandfathers didn't have the right to vote and would punch them in the eye for being dicks and no exercising their democratic rights.

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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby soundchaser » 06 May 2017, 23:29

My town is fiercely Tory, so there's never been a lot of point in me voting.

I might vote Green, so I can at least have a moan, but I'm looking forward to Corbyn getting skyward.

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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Tactful Cactus » 07 May 2017, 00:28

I'm Irish, but I'd vote for Farron in the hope that the Tories don't get too much of a majority and Corbyn goes, so Labour can climb out of limbo.

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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Darkness_Fish » 07 May 2017, 20:25

Copehead wrote:Generally people who don't vote are clueless idiots, their great grandfathers didn't have the right to vote and would punch them in the eye for being dicks and no exercising their democratic rights.

My Grandad died in 1994 at the age of 86. There hasn't been an election since he was old enough to vote, to the present day, where the same party hasn't won in my constituency. Forgive me if I'm not exercising my democratic right, but it doesn't appear to me that I can have any effect on the result of the general election. It would seem skewed towards not giving me any democratic right.
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby K » 07 May 2017, 20:49

Results where I live. I'll still vote Labour. I have never seen Brady do a thing round our way. Ever. He has never been vocal about anything in Trafford, other than resigning from the shadow cabinet because of Cameron's policy toward grammar schools.
2015
Conservative Graham Brady 26,771 53.0% +4.0
Labour James Wright 13,481 26.7% +4.3
Liberal Democrat Jane Brophy 4,235 8.4% −17.1
UKIP Chris Frost 4,047 8.0% +4.8
Green Nick Robertson-Brown 1,983 3.9% +3.9

2010
Conservative Graham Brady 24,176 48.9% +1.9
Liberal Democrat Jane Brophy 12,581 25.5% +3.6
Labour Tom Ross 11,073 22.4% −7.0
UKIP Kenneth Bullman 1,563 3.2% +1.5

2005
Conservative Graham Brady 20,569 46.4% +0.2
Labour John Stockton 13,410 30.3% −9.1
Liberal Democrat Ian Chappell 9,595 21.7% +7.3
UKIP Gary Peart 736 1.7% +1.7

2001
Conservative Graham Brady 20,113 46.2% +3.0
Labour Jane Baugh 17,172 39.4% −0.8
Liberal Democrat Christopher Gaskell 6,283 14.4% +1.8

1997
Conservative Graham Brady 22,348 43.2%
Labour Jane Baugh 20,843 40.3%
Liberal Democrat Marc Ramsbottom 6,535 12.6%
Referendum Anthony Landes 1,348 2.6%
ProLife Alliance Jonathan Stephens 313 0.6%
UKIP Richard Mrozinski 270 0.5%
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby K » 07 May 2017, 20:50

Anyway, apart from Toby and Yomp, who are the BCB tories?
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 07 May 2017, 20:54

That IS a bit odd - five Tory votes.

Someone's probably taking the piss.
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Goat Boy » 07 May 2017, 21:02

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Copehead wrote:I have never seen anything that doesn't convince me that Joe Average people who vote Conservative are fundamentally too thick to understand the world



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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 07 May 2017, 21:12

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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Canis lupus » 07 May 2017, 22:46

that's out of order

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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Deebank » 08 May 2017, 08:09

A nest of shy Tory vipers! Who knew?
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby nev gash » 08 May 2017, 08:10

What else would you expect from a Morrissey fan forum?
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Re: who are you going to vote for?

Postby Deebank » 08 May 2017, 09:09

clive gash wrote:What else would you expect from a Morrissey fan forum?


Margaret on the guilotine?
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