Clegg boost to Lewisham Lib Dems campaign

Possibly the greatest Liberal gathering in Blackheath since Gladstone, yesterday’s visit of Nick Clegg was a very busy affair. Despite a miserable looking weather the people of Lewisham came out for Clegg, eventually outnumbering the members of the press of a factor of 4 to 1.

But instead of writing a full report I’ll just link to more impartial commentators that wrote about it soon after the event, when I was back on the road, knocking on doors.

The Blackheath Bugle explains why Clegg was in Lewisham, Dave Hill spoke with the man himself.

For posterity. The moment Nick Clegg comes face to face with the Lewisham Central Lib Dems. Councillor Dave Edgerton shakes hands with Clegg, Ingrid Chetram feels the energy, I took the photo.

One Response to “Clegg boost to Lewisham Lib Dems campaign”

  1. Fear of a blue planet « 853 Says:

    […] Lewisham council shattered. Last Monday, Nick Clegg addressed a healthy crowd on Blackheath and local Liberal Democrats were buzzing with excitement. That must feel like seven years ago now, never mind seven days ago, and I’m sorry for Max […]

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