Rod Williams Returned As Spilsby District Councillor

May 8, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Rod Williams is to continue as District Councillor for Spilsby for a second term. The Conservative candidate will now continue to be the District Councillor for the Town after he defeated the UKIP and Labour candidates at the polls yesterday with a majority of 171 votes. Candidate Political Party Votes Ebony Moore UK Independence Party (UKIP) 367 Christopher Prince Labour Party 297 Roderick Williams Conservative Party 538 The turnout was lower in Spilsby than most […]

Councillor to contest Grimsby election seat

June 13, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

County and district councillor Victoria Ayling has been chosen as UKIP’s preferred parliamentary candidate for the Great Grimsby seat at next year’s General Election. Coun Ayling – who represents Spilsby Fen on Lincolnshire County Council and Stickney on East Lindsey District Council – was just 714 votes behind Labour’s Austin Mitchell in 2010 when she contested the seat for the Conservative Party. Mr Mitchell, who has held the seat since 1977, is now standing down […]

Boston’s UKIP election choice ‘still up for grabs’

February 7, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

A UKIP councillor says she is interested in trying to win the Boston and Skegness seat for the party at the next General Election. Spilsby Fen councillor Victoria Ayling, who lives in Stickford, has been linked with taking on Mark Simmonds at the 2015 election. She told The Standard that she is on the approved candidate list for the party and would like to take on either this or the Grimsby seat. In 2010 she […]

UKIP councillor Victoria Ayling defends immigrant comments

December 9, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

A UK Independence party councillor has insisted comments about immigrants that were attributed to her in a Sunday paper have been taken “out of context”. The Mail on Sunday reported it had seen a video from 2008 in which Victoria Ayling said: “I just want to send the lot back, but I can’t say that.” She told the BBC she was referring to illegal immigrants and the paper based its story on “snippets” of the film. UKIP […]