Not listening

I am writing regarding Jeremy Corbyn's statement, 'we need to listen to grass roots'.

Friday, 19th August 2016, 8:55 am
Updated Friday, 19th August 2016, 9:59 am

How many times have we heard that comment, only in different forms?

It’s always said when a political leader is in trouble.

David Cameron has said it, Gordon Brown has on a couple of occasions, and I lost count of the amount of times Tony Blair said it.

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None of them will ever listen, simply because we are considered inferior.

But the result of the EU vote shook the foundations of Parliament.

Every MP who voted against their constituency needs to start looking for another job.

Ralph Graham,

Balcary Court,

Hartlepool.