1. Frank H Little
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    At least Labour haven’t parachuted in a favoured luvvie this time. There is some hope for local democracy in the Labour Party.

  2. Ian Lawson
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    I’m a South Shields resident and I agree totally. It will make not a jot of difference who I vote for – the residents here will vote for anyone/thing which has a Labour badge on it. Shame really.

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