Tories should pay money back to Council

Following further disclosures that MP David Mackintosh's campaign received money intended for the Cobbler's , Cllr Sally Beardsworth is once again demanding that the local Conservatives repay the £30,000 to the council.

The demand comes after new revelations today from the BBC.

Northampton South MP's election bid funded by 'missing millions' firm


Image copyright PA Image caption David Mackintosh became the Conservative MP for Northampton South in May 2015

A Tory MP's general election bid got donations from a firm at the centre of an inquiry into the disappearance of millions of pounds of taxpayers' money.

A total of £30,000 was sent to David Mackintosh's Northampton South Fighting Fund from 1st Land Ltd.

It received council loan money intended to rebuild the town's football ground.