The attack, particularly against our women and children, by the Islamic Terrorists in the butchery enacted in Manchester and the London Bridge area appears at long last to have awakened many of our people. It must surely show them that we can no longer be ‘Tolerant of Dissent.’
The by-election is due to take place on February 23. Eligible voters have until midnight on February 7 to register in time to take part in the by-election.
Labour retained the seat in 2015 with a majority of 5,175 over UKIP with the Conservatives a further 33 votes behind. Labour has held the seat since its creation in 1950.
MPs have voted by a majority of 384 to allow Prime Minister Theresa May to get Brexit negotiations under way.
They backed the government’s European Union Bill, supported by the Labour leadership, by 498 votes to 114. Longstanding Europhile Ken Clarke was the only Conservative MP to vote against triggering Article 50.