Weston-super-Mare's Labour Party experiences massive growth

PUBLISHED: 19:00 14 October 2016

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The Weston-super-Mare Constituency's Labour Party has seen its ranks quadruple in the past year.

Labour Party members at its recent meeting.Labour Party members at its recent meeting.

The party now has 640 members and now hopes to boost its profile even further.

The party’s spokesman said members – and people who may wish to join – will be encouraged to actively participate, and can get involved in demonstrations against the Government’s grammar school plans and an upcoming anti-fracking campaign, amongst other campaigns.

They added: “We want to engage with the public more, on all social media platforms and by being physically approachable in street-based campaigns.”

The party will also host informal Politics In The Pub events, to encourage healthy debate.

Anyone who would like to attend one of the sessions can email annie_higgs1@hotmail.com for more information.

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