Focus Pocus – Fact Checker

We all know truths become stretched sometimes during campaigns, particularly with the advent of new media, and ‘fake news’.

So we thought we’d set up this page to highlight some of the most creative truth economies to be found in the Stopfordosphere.

If you come across any glaring examples of opposition ‘creativity’ with the truth, please let us see it!

 

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Claims straight outta brownfield

CLAIM: Brownfield First approach "can't cash cheques" In a blog posting, the Liberal Democrat Leader has criticised Labour’s ‘brownfield first’...
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More Market Madness

CLAIM: Stockport Market Decline? Subsequent to a report which shows a projected decline in footfall, Stockport Liberal Democrats have been...
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Truth Trafficking

CLAIM: Stockport Lib Dem budget proposal will boost traffic wardens Stockport Liberal Democrats have recently touted their Road Safety Credentials...
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“Streetlight campaign” claims

CLAIM: Stockport’s Street Lights are ‘Set for a revamp to LED technology’ following ‘pressure from your local LibDem team.’  The...
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Greenbelt Nonsense!

CLAIM: GMSF ‘Plan to build 12000 homes' homes on greenbelt Stockport Liberal Democrats have claimed in successive Full Council meetings and...
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Keep it local, Lib Dem and fake

CLAIM: The Manchester Gazette is a news website Enough said. REALITY: The Manchester Gazette is a Lib Dem controlled outlet...
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