Brexit MEP in Fleetwood as port councillor defects to party

The Blackpool Gazette reported on my visit to Fleetwood to welcome a new elected politician to the Brexit Party fold.

“Councillor Rachel George, who represents Pharos ward on Wyre Council, was formally welcomed to the party by North West Brexit Party MEP Henrik Overgaard-Nielsen at the town’s Strawberry Gardens pub yesterday.

“Mr Overgaard-Nielsen said: ‘I’m delighted Rachel has decided to come over to us and I have no doubt she will be a tremendous asset. It takes courage to leave a party after being a life-long supporter.'”

Read the full report here.