Tory MP faces vote of no confidence over £13.5m loan to football team

08 December 2016 08:00
David Mackintosh led Northampton borough, which loaned sum to help pay for improvements to stadium, but project collapsed with £10.25m owed to councilA Conservative MP elected to parliament last year faces a vote of no confidence from senior party members over his involvement in a loan to his local football club that saw a potential loss of £10m to the council, it has emerged.A meeting of the executive council of the Northampton South Conservative association on Friday is to consider a motion expressing grave worries about the conduct of David Mackintosh, the MP since the 2015 election. Continue full article

Source: TheGuardian