Ban on wearing uniform while campaigning

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by hackle, Apr 11, 2010.

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  1. Another story from the Mail. Comment: if any election candidate REALLY is thinking of wearing their old uniform while campaigning, it would be unacceptable "walting" in my opinion and not, I think, equivalent to what happened in the 1945 General Election. In that election a number of candidates from all parties were still serving, and it was permitted to serve as an MP while in the armed forces for the duration of the emergency.