Renew candidate goes Independent

Alan Victor, who announced last month that he would standing as a Renew Party candidate for Mid-Bedfordshire will now be standing as an Independent.

He did not want to stand for a party that advocates a people’s vote as the residents in Mid Beds have not been asked if this was what they wanted.

Labour candidate says Conservative Mid Beds MP is “not here”

Rhiannon Meades speaking at the Labour Party’s Mid Bedfordshire Candidate Launch at The Hive, Shefford yesterday (10 November 2019) said that the advantage she has as standing as a candidate is that people recognise her as the ‘Face of Labour’ and that people can reach out to her for help.

She gave examples of people who had shared their stories with her.

Such as Paul, who can’t get on a train at Flitwick Station because there isn’t access, Rita who has faced increased racism since the Brexit vote, and a mother who is in temporary accommodation as a home can’t be found for her family.

Rhiannon told the Labour Party members that the Mid Beds Conservative MP, Nadine Dorris, is “not here”

Lib Dems announce Mid Bedfordshire candidate

The Lib Dem candidate for Mid Bedfordshire in December’s general election is Rachel McGann, a primary teacher, town councillor and anti-Brexit campaigner from Arlesey.

Official Monster Raving Looney Party Mid Bedfordshire candidate announced

Ann Kelly, a two-time town mayor and experienced independent councillor, will be the Official Monster Raving Looney Party candidate for Mid Bedfordshire in next month’s general election.

This is the third time that Ann will stand for election as Mid Bedfordshire’s MP. In 2017 she polled 667 votes, the highest amount of votes for the OMRLP in the election.

Ann said that there may be a lot of voter apathy, so she is asking anyone who doesn’t vote for the main parties to vote for her as a protest vote

An open letter to Mid-Bedfordshire voters from the Renew Party’s prospective parliamentary candidate

Alan Victor, RenewUK Party PPC for Mid Bedfordshire has written an open letter to the Mid Bedfordshire voters ahead of a possible general election

Mid Beds Labour Party chooses Rhiannon as its Parliamentary Candidate

Rhiannon Meades has been selected as Labour’s candidate for the Mid Bedfordshire Constituency. She was also the candidate in the 2017 general election, when she increased the Labour vote by over 12%. Rhiannon, who lives in Harlington, is an actor who works in film theatre and commercials, a Labour Party activist, and a Mum. She is very active in her community and played a leading role in the Bedfordshire Rail Access Network.

Renew Party announces candidate for Mid Bedfordshire

The next general election is scheduled for 5 May 2022. However, with the current impasse in Parliament, there could be an election before Christmas. In preparation for an early election, Renew has named Alan Victor as its candidate for Mid Bedfordshire.

East of England Green Party MEP reacts to the Chancellor’s Spending Round

On 4 September 2019 the Chancellor Sajid Javid outlined the government’s spending plans for 2020-21.

In response, Green Party MEP, Catherine Rowett, said she was “mystified” at the government’s approach and how little was put aside to prevent climate change in the review.

East of England Liberal Democrat MEPs appointed to committees

East of England Lib Dem MEP Lucy Nethsingha is the chair of Parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs for two and a half years.
Another Liberal Democrat MEP for the East of England region, Barbara Gibson, has also been confirmed as a member of the Committee on International Trade, as well as a substitute member of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs.

Two candidates explain why people should vote for the LibDems

The Liberal Democrates have put together a full team of seven candidates for campaign to win MEP seats in the East of England region. Two of them, Barbara Gibson and Sandy Walkington, explained why voters in the Cranfield and Marston Vale area should put their cross in the LibDem box.

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