Election candidates revealed
The UK Independence Party will for the first time contest the North and South Jesmond ward seats in the May 22nd local elections.
The following candidates have been announced by Newcastle City Council, and you can meet and quiz them at our Question Time-style hustings event on Monday 19th May, from 7.45pm at Jesmond Library.
Duncan CRUTE – The Conservative Party
Tim DOWSON – The Green Party
Peter R SMITH – Labour and Co-operative Party
Will SOLYOM – UK Independence Party (UKIP)
Catherine Ellen Bernadette WALKER – Liberal Democrats
Arlene AINSLEY – Labour Party
Samuel LEE – The Conservative Party
Penny STANSFIELD – UK Independence Party (UKIP)
Tony WATERSTON – The Green Party
Tom WOODWARK – Liberal Democrats
As part of Jesmond Community Festival, JesmondLocal will be inviting all the candidates to take part in an election hustings at Jesmond Library on Monday 19th May from 7.45pm.