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Pledge “shansyndicate”

"I will place a minimum £10 bet on Shan Oakes (Green) to become the Haltemprice and Howden MP on Thursday 10th July 2008 but only if 10 other people will do the same."

— Paddy Hedges, Anti Hedge Fund Manager

Deadline to sign up by: 10th July 2008
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Place a bet on Shan Oakes to become Britain's first Green MP in the Haltemprice and Howden by-election, 10th July 2008.

If we can bring the price down on Shan, hopefully the media will finally manage to give the campaign the publicity it deserves.

For more details,

please see Midas Oracle:

Or please see discussion thread at Karmabanque:

Please listen to Max Keiser and Stacey Herbert of Karmabanque discussing the campaign in their weekly programme "The Truth About Markets" on Resonance FM:

You can approach mainstream bookmakers, or alternatively lay a bet at the Intrade Haltemprice and Howden market:

Or the Betfair Haltemprice and Howden market:

For Shan Oakes campaign information, please see:

Shan Oakes Facebook group:

Shan Oakes Myspace profile:

Shan Oakes Votewise entry:

Shan Oakes donations Pledgebank:

Finally, to donate directly to the campaign by using your debit or credit card online, please use the Shan Oakes Paypal button:

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  • Just put £50 on at Betfair

    And donated £50 to the campaign.

    GO SHAN!!!
    Joanne French, 12 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Just put £15 on Shan - Shan's on BBC2's "Newsnight" tonight apparently

    GO SHAN!!!
    George Aninoyle, 12 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Put £30 on at Betfair

    Remember that famous TV Portillo moment
    Could we be in for another with Davis

    GO SHAN!
    team hampton, 12 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Bring on the Portillo moment for Davis! And get him to pay the £200,000 back to the taxpayer for his ego trip by-election!

    (Just put £250 on at Betfair - my fingers, and my toes, are crossed)
    Neil Jones, 12 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
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Current signatories (Green text = they've done it)

Paddy Hedges, the Pledge Creator, joined by:

  • dave hampton
  • Joanne French
  • Charlie Revell
  • Anarcho-Syndicalist
  • Matt H
  • Sarah Hays
  • jan hampton
  • George Aninoyle
  • team hampton
  • Neil Jones

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