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 […]