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Archived: Mogadishu?! Read my latest ‘In Touch’ campaign leaflet here…

I must the only local candidate in Bedford Borough who can claim to use the words al Qaeda and Mogadishu in a campaign leaflet! Please read about me and leave a comment. Vote Ade Clewlow on 7th May.

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Archived: The candidates list is out; but there is only one who is committed to the people of the Ward…

So Bedford Borough Council has announced the candidates for Oakley Ward ahead of the election on 7th May.  And it is clear I am the only candidate who is making any effort to connect with people in Oakley, Pavenham and Stevington. It’s not a surprise that the list is littered with paper candidates  – essentially each […]

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Archived: Connecting with people in Oakley Ward…

I decided to stand as a Borough Council candidate for the Conservatives over Christmas and was endorsed in early January.  I started knocking on doors immediately and it has been a wonderful experience so far.  OK, so some people are rude and ignorant and close the door very quickly, but the vast majority of people are […]

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Archived: On the campaign trail.

February 2015 I spent a couple of hours canvassing with Alistair Burt earlier in the year.  To make changes in the Ward and the Borough, it is essential to have good relationships in Westminster. If Alistair is re-elected in the General Election, I am confident that he will do all he can to support me as […]