Goodbye Peter Carroll

Contributed by editor on Jun 17, 2005 - 10:08 AM


Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Spokesman for Folkestone and Hythe Peter Carroll has announced he is giving up campaigning for the party after withdrawing his name from the shortlist of Lib Dem candidates for the Cheadle by election.

This follows the resignation of Tory party leader Michael Howard who announced he was standing down as leader of the party after winning his seat at the May general election against Mr Carroll.

Peter Carroll who lived in Peene near Folkestone with his wife Fiona has led many high-profile campaigns across the district of Shepway. He has fought  for tougher action o­n anti-social behaviour and against the closure of local Post Offices.