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In court with Fergus Wilson

In court with Fergus Wilson

A few weeks ago I reported on Fergus Wilson’s attempt to bankrupt me over my reporting on this blog. Today the County Court at Canterbury heard my application to set his demands aside. Despite Wilson being represented by a barrister, the court upheld my application, and ordered him to pay my costs. For now at least his attempts to bankrupt me are at an end. I want to thank everyone who has supported me through this, whether you’ve given moral…

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Kent PCC Elections – the story so far

Kent PCC Elections – the story so far

And then there were six 18th April is the deadline to vote in the Kent PCC elections: you can register here. Six candidates remain for the post: Matthew Scott (Conservative). Must regard himself as one of the front-runners for the post, given the electoral dominance of the Tories in Kent. The Tories will be looking to gain the Commissioner’s post now that Ann Barnes has decided not to stand. But dear God, save us from another Tory running things into the…

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On Fergus Wilson, those adverts, and that punch.

On Fergus Wilson, those adverts, and that punch.

Anyone reading the local press in Kent can’t have missed the increasingly hilarious (in every sense of the word) adverts from notorious landlord and relentless self-publicist Fergus Wilson. Wilson,  who recently announced that he and his wife have sold their property empire for £250m, has ambitions to become Kent’s Police and Crime Commissioner. Surprisingly for a man who once announced that he had no English tenants left in Maidstone and had let all his properties there to Eastern Europeans, Wilson has…

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