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Conservative party chairman Patrick McLouglin in Great Yarmouth

Tory party chairman Patrick McLoughlin, leader of Great Yarmouth Borough Council Graham Plant and Great Yarmouth prospective parliamentary candidate Brandon Lewis. Photo: Patrick McLoughlin/Twitter

Tory party chairman Patrick McLoughlin, leader of Great Yarmouth Borough Council Graham Plant and Great Yarmouth prospective parliamentary candidate Brandon Lewis. Photo: Patrick McLoughlin/Twitter

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The Conservative party chairman is campaigning in Great Yarmouth today.

Sir Patrick McLouglin, who is also chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, was canvassing for the county council elections and the general election on June 8.

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The former transport secretary said on Twitter: “Out in Great Yarmouth today where voters have a clear choice: strong and stable leadership or a coalition of chaos.”

The Tory’s prospective parliamentary candidate for Great Yarmouth Brandon Lewis said: “Great to welcome our party chairman Sir Patrick McLoughlin to Great Yarmouth and Gorleston today.”

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