The removal of the threat of six months imprisonment for publishing news of a Bexley Councillor labelled a liar by the celebrity solicitor Mark Lewis did remarkably little to lift my mood but yesterday’s article by 853blog seems to have done the trick. It also created quite a big stir on Twitter.
As usual Conservative Councillor Philip Read could only issue insults. Councillor John Davey was banned from Twitter by his boss after likening Mayor Sadiq Khan to Adolph Hitler but Philip Read is given free rein to damage Bexley Tories’ tattered reputation even further. Let’s have more.
David Banks is an expert in media law and a journalist who writes for The Mirror and The Guardian.
I am taking the weekend off, a date with an old lady who may or may not remember who I am. “Who is that gentleman over there?”