In Epping Forest, Whatsapp groups have emerged with people offering to run errands. People are using newly formed takeaway services.
Posts by Cllr Holly Whitbread
Holly Whitbread is an Epping Forest District councillor and currently works as a Parliamentary Researcher.Follow @
Holly Whitbread: The experience of doorstep campaigning for the Conservatives has dramatically improved
We are canvassing with clear messages which are resonating. Local membership is growing, activists far are more engaged and proud to pound the streets.
Holly Whitbread: Pod units are providing the homeless in Epping Forest with the emergency accommodation they need
This innovative solution is preferable to bed and breakfast accommodation. Residents who live in a pod can live more independently, cooking their own food.
We usually seen them off in Epping Forest. But it is important to deliver on Brexit to avoid grievances being exploited.
Holly Whitbread: It’s tough going, campaigning in Epping Forest – despite having a good record to defend
I have had doors slammed in my face and been called a traitor. But I keep promoting a positive, localised Conservative message.
Young people must have a sense of active citizenship. A reassertion of respect for authority figures is needed.
Holly Whitbread: Away with this doom and gloom. Let’s all cheer up – and look forward to this new Festival of Britain.
In the face of our challenges, we often forget about our many opportunities, our potential and what we already have to celebrate.