Candidate Focus: John Swindells, Labour – University

Posted on - 1st May, 2011 - 11:30am | Author - | Posted in - People, Politics

This is 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 seriesĀ here.


Full name

John Swindells







What has made youĀ decideĀ to stand for election?

I wish to be re elected again. I am deputy leader of the Labour group on the council and we hope to regain control of the council.

What are the key issues for your ward?

Traffic and waste issues.

If you were elected how would you keep your constituents informed

If elected I keep in touch with regular newsletters and CllrJohnSwin on facebook.

Anything else to add?


You can find out who is standing in your ward by visiting theĀ election map.


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