Exposed: Westhoughton’s fake profiles that spread daily abuse

Fake profiles pretending to be Westhoughton residents have been set up to spread online abuse by trolls backed by Labour and Conservative activists. The profiles have been set up to harass Liberal Democrat councillors who have recently won a string of local elections in Westhoughton. The accounts have been promoted or interacted with by pages… Continue reading Exposed: Westhoughton’s fake profiles that spread daily abuse

The ugly face of Westhoughton Labour is finally unmasked

An ugly side to Westhoughton Labour has emerged this week after one of their councillors launched a personal attack on local campaigner David Wilkinson, branding him a “donkey”. In another attack, a social media page that often supports Labour posted a picture of David wearing an eye patch to mock him. The childish attacks have… Continue reading The ugly face of Westhoughton Labour is finally unmasked