Christopher Whiteside MBE is Conservative County Councillor for the Egremont North and St Bees Division of Cumbria County Council. The division includes St Bees, Bigrigg, Wood End, Moor Row, part of the Mirehouse area of Whitehaven, and surrounding countryside.
He is also deputy chair (political and campaigning) of the North-West region of the voluntary wing of the Conservative party.
Chris lives and works in Copeland with his wife and family.
Friday, May 21, 2021
Quote of the day 21st May 2021
"I wonder if people would be quite so eager to defend tariffs on agricultural imports if we called them a 'tax on food' (which is what they are.)"
(Economist. and IEA Economics Fellow Julian Jessop on twitter yesterday)