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Local Elections - Chris McCafferty speaks out on TV and Radio

Posted 12th June 2004

Liberal Democrats Christine Bampton-Smith, Jane Brown and Peter Coles won the three seats in the Luddenden Foot ward where the BNP candidate polled 700 votes, ahead of 2 Labour and one Conservative candidate

Calder Valley MP Christine MacCafferty spoke on Radio Four's World at One today. She argued that for Tony Blair to remain as Prime Minister, he needs to admit that he got it wrong over Iraq, and even apologise. Chris MacCafferty said that almost all the good things done by the Labour Government were being obliterated, in people's mind, by the shadow of Iraq.

Listen to the interview on the BBC website Chris McCafferty calls for apology from Blair - if you can adjust your Player, it's about 17 minutes into the programme.

Labour have lost control of Labour stronghold, Burnley.