New PPC has genuine left track record and blew away Rother Valley members in spite of graceless behaviour by local right
Left-wing Orgreave campaigner Sophie Wilson sailed home in last night’s Rother Valley hustings, winning by a clear majority in the first round of voting.
The results were:
One local member told the SKWAWKBOX:
The right packed the hall with [current MP] Barron’s cronies and councillors. It was the other ordinary members that came to demand change – the room erupted when they announced. Sophie even won over some of the right to vote for her, she was that inspirational.
The Barron gang walked out without even offering congratulations, but Sophie will be one to watch – Labour’s Mhairi Black.
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