This is the another candidate featuring in our Candidate Focus series, designed to tell you a bit more about who’s standing in your area for the local elections. You can read more about the series here.Advertisement
What has made you decide to stand for election?
I would like to help the people of Preston in general and Ribbleton in particular.
What are the key issues for your ward?
Local issues – unemployment, housing, council service cuts. National issues – overseas wars, English Parliament, immigration.
If you were elected how would you keep your constituents informed?
By holding regular local house meetings all over the ward, by a hard copy newsletter and by email and/or a local blog.
Anything else to add?
Yes I hope that we have a good turnout on May 5th, it is important that people do vote as it’s no good moaning if you don’t.
You can find out who is standing in your ward by visiting the election map.