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Shadow chancellor John McDonnell was in Ramsgate on January 19th and gave a speech to a packed hall. For a taste of what he had to say, including the story of how Jeremy Corbyn became leader, take a look at this video from Thanet Watch.

John McDonnell's Visit to Ramsgate on Video

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell was in Ramsgate on January 19th and gave a speech to a packed hall. For a taste of what he had to say, including the story...

Karen Constantine has won back the Thanet District Council seat formerly held by UKIP. The by-election held on Thursday, January 21st saw Karen beat UKIP by 288 votes to 229.

Susan Kennedy also won a Ramsgate Town Council seat for Labour.

Congratulations to both and huge thanks to the Labour volunteers and supporters that made it possible! 

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sent his congratulations via Twitter and called to thank the winners for making it a double Labour win in Ramsgate.

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Labour got 37.7% of the vote whilst UKIP's vote fell dramatically. A huge loss for UKIP and Farage.

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Labour Wins Newington from UKIP

Karen Constantine has won back the Thanet District Council seat formerly held by UKIP. The by-election held on Thursday, January 21st saw Karen beat UKIP by 288 votes to 229....

John McDonnell, Labour's Shadow Chancellor, will be visiting Ramsgate on Tuesday, January 19th – plus other news from South Thanet Labour Party.

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The Isle of Thanet Gazette has a story about the shadow chancellor's visit here.

In other news, Karen Constantine (standing for Thanet District Council) and Sue Kennedy (Ramsgate Town Council) can be spotted canvassing in Newington, gaining support for their election bids. Say hello if you see them!

More information about the campaign here.

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Annie Watson is now Acting Treasurer for the Constituency Labour Party (CLP), joining Sue Kennedy who is Acting Secretary – they'll continue in these roles until the Annual General Meeting is held (date to be confirmed).

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John McDonnell, Labour's Shadow Chancellor, will be visiting Ramsgate on Tuesday, January 19th – plus other news from South Thanet Labour Party.

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