Judge for yourself – Aston-cum-Aughton – more on dirty tricks!

The full truth will out about this very low and grubby dirty trick by cowardly unnamed Holderness Labour members. Firstly I am indebted to the local contact for providing me with the following scans of the Aston-cum-Aughton Independents, a sub-group … Continue reading

Labour Campaign Effort


This week we will once again have a large number of sessions happening and any number of opportunities to get involved with canvassing or leafleting in support of our great team of local candidates. Today, we’ll be joined by Rosie … Continue reading

The past comes back to bite?


Rothpol has learned that the selection process for Labour’s candidates in the local government election of May 2014 is being subjected to an enhanced ‘due diligence’ process. Labour’s NEC have decreed that any prospective candidate with convictions for elections offences, … Continue reading

Mystery deepens!


Rothpol can bring news of a mystery concerning the qualification for service on Aston cum Aughton parish council of a Labour member, Derek Corkell. Remember when the last round of parish and Town council elections took place, Gerald Smith the … Continue reading

Another one of Gerald Smith’s lies nailed!

Gerald Smith’s outrageous behaviour during the parish council election campaign of this May is being exposed for what it was, a total disgrace for a politician engaged in democratic politics! Today we can nail the blatant lie and fabrication by … Continue reading

The Andrew Norfolk Archive

This is the archive of the multi-award winning investigative journalist, Andrew Norfolk: G4S knew of red door fears four years ago Andrew Norfolk The Times Published: 21 January 2016 UK News Senior officials at G4S knew four years ago of … Continue reading

As if it were yesterday?


Rothpol thought a suitable reminder of Gerald Smith’s Formal Police Caution: Gerald Smith guilty! takes his punishment! Posted on July 25, 2011 by rothpol “We have learned that an important strand of the problems that surfaced in Aston cum Aughton during … Continue reading

Gerald Smith – Hilda Jack’s Account


“Cllr. Smith not endorsed as a candidate for the 2014 election and referred to the NEC of the Labour Party for his caution for an election offence in 2011? Surprise surprise in trouble again for not putting his name on … Continue reading