Voters have lost all trust in the Tories
Dear Sir, — The idea that Conservative candidates in the recent local elections did poorly because of Brexit is somewhat wide of the mark.
Conservatives are doing badly both locally and nationally because they are no longer trusted by their traditional supporters.
In the 10 years that Cheshire East has been run by Conservative councillors, it has staggered from one scandal to another. Serious scandals of competence requiring criminal investigation and rewarded by regular appearances in Private Eye.
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