“We are shocked and disappointed to find that both our local MPs in the borough of Richmond have voted for this cut ...”
What the charity doesn’t mention in the statement however, is that one of those two local Richmond MPs who voted for the cuts would be Tory Mayor of London hopeful Zac Goldsmith, MP for Richmond Park and North Kingston.
Who also happens to be … erm …one of Richmond Aid‘s own patrons:
Surely it couldn’t be that Zac was just paying lip service to charidy?
Here’s the statement in full from the charity: