You wait for one “no confidence vote” and two come along …


Devon and Cornwall Police and Crime Commissioner Alison Hernandez is facing a third vote of no confidence.

The vote, at Devon County Council’s Cabinet meeting, follows comments she made on a BBC radio phone-in about armed civilians and terrorists.

The Conservative commissioner has survived the two previous confidence votes by Plymouth City Council and a police scrutiny panel.

Ms Hernandez has described the new motion is “naked politicking

Tonight: Paul Diviani, EDDC (see post below)

Truly, there is something seriously wrong in our local Tory party, where the gene pool seems to have become exhausted!

And isn’t “naked politicking” what she did to get the job!