Labour and Conservative

It would seem that N Palfreyman (May 26) who responded to my letter, makes the mistake of comparing Labour to Conservatives and vice-versa.

Monday, 30th May 2016, 6:14 am
Updated Monday, 30th May 2016, 7:18 am

Whilst this may have once been the scenario it now no longer applies.

For decades voters have viewed Conservatve and Labour as being “two self-serving peas out of the same pod” who both rely on a minority First Past the Post (FPTP result).

This has led to voter apathy that has set alarm bells ringing.

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Fortunately the emergence of newer and fresher political parties has provided the electorate with the long-awaited choice of eventually confining Conservative and Labour to the archives.

JC Oxby

Greenland Drive, S9