Greenwich Spokesmen at Lewisham CPF debate

On Thursday 29th March 2012 Deputy Leader of Greenwich Council Conservative Group, Nigel Fletcher and Deputy Chairman of Greenwich Conservative Federation, Thomas Turrell attended and spoke on the Panel of Lewisham Conservative Policy Forum for a debate entitled “Is the Concept of a Political Union within the EU really best for the UK?” Nigel had to take of his usual Euro-sceptic hat off and become a Pro-European for the purpose of the debate. Nigel was teamed up with Association Chairman for Lewisham West and Penge Conservatives to argue for the Yes team meanwhile Thomas teamed up Steve Bell, the Vice-President of the National Conservative Convention and Regional Chairman for South East Conservatives to argue for the No team. Andrew Credgington, Former Chairman of Greenwich University Conservatives who was the panel Chairman for the evening.  


Despite a great performance from Nigel and Ross at the end of the event only 1 person in the audience voted YES with the rest of the room voting NO as their answer to “Is a Political Union within the EU really best for the UK?”