EARLIER this week Good Morning Britain attacked Prime Minister Boris Johnson throughout an Unique interview with Susanna Reid and grilled him over the price of residing disaster, utilizing a case examine of a pensioner who had seen her power payments leap from £17 to £85 a month.
ITV Information used the ‘story’ of a 77-year-old susceptible widow Elsie who claimed she spends her days using round on buses utilizing her freedom bus cross to maintain her heating payments down, however ITV didn’t open up to viewers that Elsie was, in truth, a seasoned political campaigner and never a susceptible previous woman they’d discovered.
Elsie, actual title Elsie Corridor-Thompson, aged 77, from Herefordshire is a political activist for Age UK and it seems she has even used her free bus cross to participate in a protest on Whitehall.
It appears Age UK and Labour have been working in cahoots together with ITV in an try to make the Prime Minister and Conservative Celebration look unhealthy, with Age UK even deleting a profile from its web site of the 77-year-old pensioner.
The now-deleted Age UK web page claims the ‘freezing pensioners’ title is Elsie Corridor-Thompson, and he or she is a left-wing activist and campaigner.
She even lobbied Chancellor Rishi Sunak concerning the power disaster and held a protest outdoors the Cupboard Workplace.
Age UK mentioned on its web site: “Elsie has turn into fairly the movie star currently after assembly the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak and confronting him on the power disaster.”
“She has lately appeared on ITV information and been concerned with a peaceable protest, asking for extra assist for over 50s. Elsie mentioned she loved getting to fulfill somebody in energy and having the prospect to ask him questions with out him giving pre-prepared solutions!”
As soon as once more, it appears the story was simply the product of Labour spin-doctors.