New billboard campaign highlights 0.3% of the nation will decide next prime minister

The new Led By Donkeys billboard campaign. Photograph: Twitter.

The new Led By Donkeys billboard campaign. Photograph: Twitter. - Credit: Archant

A new billboard campaign highlights how just 0.3% of the nation will get to decide Britain's next prime minister.

The campaign, launched by Led By Donkeys, will see billboards appear across the UK to inform people of just how few will get a say in who gets the keys to Number 10.

The group tweeted: "The Conservative Party is about to foist a charlatan on our country and 99.7% of us are being given no say whatsoever."

The first billboards have gone up in Christchurch in Dorset and in Greenwich.

The videos and photographs are gaining traction on social media.

https://twitter.com/ByDonkeys/status/1140965425582399488

You may also want to watch:


One tweeted: "Democracy is very flexible in the world of Brexit. When it suits you, a 52% majority is the will of the people.

"If that's not convenient and you want to avoid letting voters change their minds, a 0.3% minority is the will of the people."

Most Read

Another said: "17 Million people did NOT vote for Boris.

"17 Million people did NOT vote for @Jacob_Rees_Mogg 's version of Brexit.

"17 Million people did NOT vote to have a new financial crisis foisted upon them."

Become a Supporter

The New European is proud of its journalism and we hope you are proud of it too. We believe our voice is important - both in representing the pro-EU perspective and also to help rebalance the right wing extremes of much of the UK national press. If you value what we are doing, you can help us by making a contribution to the cost of our journalism.

Become a supporter
Comments powered by Disqus