Waltham Forest politics

An interview with James O’Rourke of Walthamstow Independents Forum

For those who don’t know you, can you briefly describe your political¬†apprenticeship? Life events are often the catalyst for entering politics. In my case in 1990 my brother, who has a severe learning disability, faced a crisis. I approached each Party spokesperson seeking support.¬†The Liberal Democrat, Bob Sullivan, simply said ‘I can’t promise anything but I’ll do my best... »