A Yorkshire candidate is trying to persuade people to vote Tory using music and it’s hilarious

PUBLISHED: 11:52 07 June 2017 | UPDATED: 12:09 07 June 2017

Greg Knight (PA Video)

Greg Knight (PA Video)

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Greg Wright’s viral campaign video is awkward enough to make even Alan Partridge cringe

Sir Greg Knight, the Conservative candidate for East Yorkshire, has made sure his election campaign video is one to remember, for both its awkwardness and its creativity.

The original cringe-worthy campaign video - with the lyrics “You’ll get accountability with Conservative delivery / Make sure this time you get it right, vote for Greg Knight” - has been watched over 475,000 times on Youtube.

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