Medway has known many disasters.
The Gillingham bus station firestorm of 1940.
The explosion of HMS Bulwark.
Mark Stinson's reign as manager of the Gills...
blogging and tweeting.
When I first started out almost three years ago the lines were very clear of blue, red and gold and John was the elder statesman and former Conservative Councillor. His opinion on things as well as his vast memory and catalogue of information and stats was respected from all sides.
To be honest I understand his decision, I too have considered it a few times recently.
John's decision is a great loss to the Medway Political scene and I will miss his input as I'm sure others will too, but he's not gone completely - check his blog out for animé and other cool things.