Leader of Swindon Borough Council, David Renard, is struggling to decide on whether or not to help refugees by putting a donation box at the council offices.
Councillor Jim Robbins announced on Twitter that Councillor David Renard has agreed to host a donation box for Swindon-Calais Solidarity at the council offices.
Although it seems that Councillor Renard hasn’t yet made a decision, tweeting: “I said I would consider it. Surprised this has turned into a decision!”
@jimrobbins I said I would consider it. Surprised this has turned into a decision!
— David Renard (@CllrDavidRenard) November 16, 2015
Councillor Robbins has said that he will launch a relentless campaign to get the donation box set up, saying that he ‘will start lobbying’ Councillor Renard ‘extensively’ to ‘firm up that consideration into a positive decision’.