Readers may recall the case of the councillor who Scrapbook revealed was entertained at a party in Downing Street — despite the Conservative Party being well aware of murder allegations against him. With David Cameron challenged at PMQs on the case of Abdul Aziz, who is wanted in connection with a brutal revenge killing in Pakistan, the […]

Earlier this month, Scrapbook revealed that a Tory councillor wanted for murder in Pakistan had been entertained in Downing Street at the behest of a Tory backbencher. When David Cameron was quizzed over the incident at PMQs he promised to write to Middlesbrough MP Tom Blekinsop: “I’m looking carefully into this case and will write to […]

With a Conservative press officer accidentally forwarding Scrapbook an email revealing a strategy to “just ignore” awkward questions about a murder arrest warrant for a Tory councillor in Lancashire, the identity of the intended recipient, cited in the email as ‘TC’, has remained a mystery: But a reader has been in touch to suggest a possible candidate.  The Conservatives’ […]

The Tories have decided to “just ignore” queries regarding a murder arrest warrant for one of their councillors in Lancashire, according to official correspondence. A message dismissing the scandal was sent in error to Scrapbook after we asked Conservative regional office what action they had taken since discovering Pendle councillor Abdul Aziz had been accused of backing a brutal […]

After Scrapbook revealed that Tory MP Andrew Stephenson introduced a man he knew was wanted for murder to David Cameron at Downing Street, Tom Blekinsop has asked David Cameron whether he would be helping Pakistani authorities to question Cllr Abdul Aziz. The PM responded: “I’m looking carefully into this case and will write to the honourable gentleman” Hopefully […]

Councillor Abdul Aziz wanted over ‘revenge’ murder in Pakistan Conservative Party have confirmed arrest warrant is genuine But MP Andrew Stephenson still invited him to Downing Street A man wanted in connection with a brutal murder has been brought to Downing Street and introduced to David Cameron by a Tory MP. Conservative councillor Abdul Aziz […]