Quote of the day
On Labour's economic record
"The only thing they've been economical with is the truth!"
(said by my colleague Councillor Allan Mossop during a group meeting.
Chris Whiteside is a Conservative activist who lives in Whitehaven in the Copeland constituency and borough with his wife and family. Chris was recently elected chairman of the Conservative party's Cumbria area. He was previously Conservative parliamentary candidate for the Copeland constituency in 2005 and 2010.