Archive for graham jones

Labour MP attacks rural broadband as “faster internet shopping for millionaires”

2 June 2012 , , ,
Labour MP Graham Jones has kicked up a fuss over his attack on the government’s plans to extend high speed broadband in rural areas, saying it will just mean “faster internet shopping for millionaires”. The MP for Hyndburn went on to say that the rural broadband investment “is just about faster internet shopping for wealthy [...]

Police investigate electoral allegations in Hyndburn

14 May 2012 , , , ,
Allegations of proxy vote fraud and intimidation by the local MP are being investigated in Hyndburn.