Mr Watts said if anyone is going to beat the Conservatives, it will be him
This is the year that the Conservatives will be beaten by the Lib Dems, according to their Newark candidate.
Mr David Watts launched his campaign in Newark Market Place on Saturday.
He said a number of people came to the stand to hear what he had to say, and told him that they would be voting Lib Dem, even though they had never done so before.
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