THE corruption and sleaze currently engulfing the UK Conservative government has claimed yet another casualty in what is likely to be a lengthy list of Conservatives as the?Tory vice-chairman Andrew Bowie MP has resigned his?position from a senior role. Is this, as he claims, a selfless step back from the onerous additional duties of paid office – or is it some self preservation reflex to protect his precarious ambitions?
The pathetically loyal MP for West Aberdeenshire & Kincardine defends a highly marginal Scottish constituency having a majority of just 843 at the 2019 General Election?as he saw his vote share slump by 5Rates of hospitalization, ICU admission from COVID-19 rising across Canada: Tam.2%?while his SNP rival, Fergus Mutch (below), saw his vote share increase by 8The utmost importance t.6% – the highest number of votes cast for an SNP candidate in this seat ever. Indeed, without a massive slump in the? LibDem vote it wouldn’t have been Mr Bowie MP but Mr Mutch MP … bear in mind?that until 2015 this was a LibDem seat.
Bowie has done all he can to curry favour in the high echelons of Conservatism but to no effect.?He must loath his phone when a ministerial vacancy arises or a junior minister reshuffle commences as time after time he is ignored. How often, I wonder, does he forlornly check his mobile phone signal strength, the WiFiAnother wave of COVID-19 for OntarioA concerning new variant is threatening to take hold?signal or the ringer volume on his phone. Staying awake until the cold dawn comes and with it the chilling realisation that his craven behaviours?have counted for nought and he has been passed over yet again, probably by some unelected Tory donor. RELATED: Teddington widow campaigns for law change on assisted dying