Our Choice For Rayleigh and Wickford – Ron Tindall

Sunday, May 14, 2017 admin 12

We are putting up an experienced campaigner to contest the Rayleigh and Wickford constituency . Ron Tindall has spent many years as a local and county councillor, is a former trade union organiser, and is an ardent campaigner against domestic abuse. Not content with all that, Ron at 60 dedicated […]

The Results In Full

Sunday, May 7, 2017 admin 0

County Council Election Results Rayleigh North Division – Conservative Hold Division Candidates Name Description Votes Percentage Rayleigh North Christopher Ian Black Liberal Democrats 1462 31%, up by 6% John Hayter UK Independence Party (UKIP) 835 18%, up by 2% Malcolm Maddocks The Conservative Party Candidate 2122 45%, up by 12% […]

A Good Night For The Blues

Friday, May 5, 2017 admin 7

2 a.m. –  Chris Black writes: Came second again ☹️ My vote was up by about 400 but the UKIP / English Democrat vote collapsed and went to the Tories , so I lost by about 600. The Tories did not expect to do so well – even during the […]

A Video For Election Day

Thursday, May 4, 2017 admin 0

It’s traditional for onlineFOCUS to have a video on election mornings. This time let’s hope we have a perfect day…

Only Posters In Rayleigh Are Lib Dem

Saturday, April 29, 2017 admin 0

We began putting up posters today in Rayleigh – no other party seems to have bothered. They say “VOTE FOR CHRIS” so work for both Chris Black and Chris Stanley. We don’t have many more posterboards available , but if you live in a busy road and are OK with […]


Friday, April 21, 2017 admin 5

There are two County Council seats in Rayleigh, and we are fighting hard to win both of them! Rayleigh North Christopher Ian Black Liberal Democrats John Hayter UK Independence Party Malcolm Maddocks Conservative Party (sitting Councillor) Roger Anthony Neville Labour Party   Can Chris Black win this after coming second […]

Hello To New Members…

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 admin 0

So we have an unexpected general election…. and the Lib Dems recruited 5000 new members in a day! If you are one of those new members, and live in Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford or Castle Point, feel free to contact us, for example by phoning Chis Black on 01268 778973… we’ve […]

We Don’t Believe It

Monday, April 17, 2017 admin 4

We’ve been reading the UKIP leaflet for Rayleigh South – and we are puzzled , and perhaps a little bit angry. The first item is about development , and their candidate Keith Gibbs says the Core Strategy is ruining Rayleigh and Rochford, and adds that “I have campaigned against such […]