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Egg on Streeting’s face as London selections to replace quitters start next week

MP had claimed no selections would take place for ‘at least 9 months’

Ilford North MP Wes Streeting claimed in an email to London Labour MPs last month that the party would not select candidates to replace TIG (now in Chukka Umunna’s case LibDem) ‘quitter’ MPs in the capital – Enfield North, Streatham and Ilford South – “for at least nine months”.

The SKWAWKBOX has confirmed that votes to appoint ‘selection panels’ will take place next week, with selection of new ‘PPCs’ (prospective parliamentary candidates) to be completed next month.

A senior London source told the SKWAWKBOX that Streeting had ‘misunderstood’ what he had been told.

A timetable for trigger ballots in all London constituencies with an incumbent Labour MP is also in late stages of preparation.

Controversy among Muslim members over the timing of the process will be covered in a separate article tomorrow.


Wes Streeting had better get ready – but Labour members who want to change who represents them need to prepare and organise too, without delay.

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  1. Did we have to tip him off,…..Streeting would be a good scalp but he’s just a bover boy with a skin head and no brain.Benns the plotter and the rallying point for the right wing….coopers another who needs to go and again a plotter……fingers crossed and live in hope

  2. Why does the block-headed screeching always look like a baby that’s just about to fill it’s nappy?


    ‘Misunderstood what he’d been told.’ No surprise there. Trying to teach a toddler the time’s laborious and frustrating enough at the easiest of times, but expecting screeching to understand any thing other than opening his grid and ramming his foot in it is like trying to teach a cat algebra in mandarin Chinese…

    No, Weaselly, I’ll show you again….When the big hand’s on the 8 and the little hand’s….Oh FFS will you F*@k!*g WELL LISTEN, YOU USELESS LITTLE BAST….

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