Preston Parish Council local elections 2023: Full list of candidates

Posted on - 23rd April, 2023 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Broughton, Cottam, Grimsargh, Ingol, Lea, Longridge, Politics, Preston News, Tanterton, Woodplumpton
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The Neighbourhood and Parish Council elections for Preston are taking place on Thursday 4 May.


The Parish Elections will be scheduled to take place in Lea and Cottam (Cottam Ward), Lea and Cottam (Lea Town Ward) and Woodplumpton (Plumpton Ward)

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Below is a full list of everyone seeking election across the 15 parishes.

Don’t forget – you will need to show photo ID to be able to vote at polling stations. To see what identification is accepted, visit the Preston City Council voter ID page.

If you do not have a valid form of photo ID, you’ll need to apply for a Voter Authority Certificate by 5pm on Tuesday 25 April.


Read more: Preston local elections 2023 candidates confirmed

Barton Parish Council

  • Roger Christopher Hacking
  • Helen Lees
  • John Parker
  • Laura Marie Smith
  • Trevor Tomlinson

Broughton In Amounderness Parish Council

  • Mark James Bell
  • Les Brown
  • Peter Bunting
  • Pat Hastings
  • Lynda Oldcorn
  • Nigel Parkinson
  • Scott Sargeant

Goosnargh Parish Council – St.Mary’s

  • Stephen Andrew Pike

Goosnargh Parish Council – Whitechapel

  • Andrew Butler
  • Mark Andrew Robinson
  • Mick Scambler

Grimsargh Parish Council

  • Peter Harry Burton
  • Joyce Chessell
  • Lynda Cryer
  • Terence Cryer
  • Trevor Rudolphe Gerardus Haines
  • David John Hindle
  • Oliver Salas Agustina
  • Simon Lee Rusling
  • Jayne Wollam

Haighton Parish Council

  • David William Clarke
  • John Nicholas Jones
  • Derek Alexander Kennedy
  • Jim Leach
  • Sue Royle

Ingol and Tanterton Neighbourhood Council – Ingol North East

  • Bruce Anthony Ellison
  • Benjamin Noble
  • John Potter

Ingol and Tanterton Neighbourhood Council – Ingol South West and Tanterton

  • Neil Darby, Liberal Democrat
  • Carolyn Frances Gibson
  • Mark Geirge Jewell, Liberal Democrats
  • Cristina Mylroie, Liberal Democrats
  • John David Rutter, Liberal Democrats

Lea and Cottam Parish Council – Cottam

  • Christine Abram
  • Andrew Craig Bielas-Barnes
  • Michael Joseph Casterton
  • Carolyn Frances Gibson
  • Judith Anne Parker
  • Christopher James Smith

Lea and Cottam Parish Council – Lea Town

  • Philip Helvin
  • Martin Reginald Rayfield, Independent

Lea and Cottam Parish Council – South

  • David Alan Brown
  • Alexander Joseph Butler
  • Mark Jewell, Liberal Democrats
  • Dave Lambert
  • Mark O’ Donnell
  • Jeanette Louise Whitham

Whittingham Parish Council – Higher

  • Martin Carefoot
  • Dave Hall
  • Eddie Marginson

Whittingham Parish Council – Lower

  • Tony Brooks
  • Barbara Ann Clarke
  • Michelle Woodburn

Woodplumpton Parish Council – Catforth

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  • Maureen Dorothy Entwistle
  • Paul Darrel Entwistle
  • Daniel Russell Guise

Woodplumpton Parish Council – Plumpton

  • Pauline Bamber
  • Matthew Lee Greaves
  • John Paul Joseph Green
  • Simon Shane Morgan
  • Barry Probin
  • Martin Trevor Stewart

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