Former Tory councillor Flick Foreman speaks about her anger and disgust over the party’s decision to increase her state pension age.
A former Conservative Parish Councillor has spoken of her anger and disgust for a party she had supported for 11 years, vowing to never vote Tory again.
Flick Foreman resigned from the Tory Party in 2000. Now 62, she is currently undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer and learn’t of the Tories intention to increase her state pension age when she was 58.
She said: “I was brought up an absolute true blue Tory but I couldn’t vote for them now. Not in a million years.
“I joined Labour for Jeremy Corbyn in 2016. He was like a breath of fresh air. I renewed my membership today.
“We have really intransigent Conservatives here. The Labour group has supported the local Waspi group really wonderfully.”