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Brighton and Hove Liberal Democrats

Tory Campaigners say party “facing oblivion” as membership plummets to 100,000 – lower than Lib Dems

October 9, 2017 8:43 AM
By Raphaela Kitson-Pantano
Originally published by Brussels & Europe Liberal Democrats

Article on Tories meltdown

One of the Tory party's longest serving political campaigners has said that the Conservative party are 'facing oblivion' and will not have enough activists to fight another General Election after new figures show the party has lost almost a third of their members since 2013.

In an exclusive interview with Tribune magazine, John Strafford, chairman of the Campaign for Conservative Democracy, revealed that the Tories now have just 100,000 members, down from around 140,000 just 4 years ago.

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