I’m delighted to have been selected in Lawn and Badbury Park. I’m one of five candidates -- and the only woman -- and there are three Parish Councillors to be elected.
Meet the Candidates: Deb King
You have probably heard that the Tory-controlled Swindon Borough Council (SBC) is to introduce an extra tier of local government in Swindon – the new “Parishes” of Central North, Central South and West Swindon.
Read more: Parishing
A huge well done to Stan Pajak who has been re-elected as Councillor for Eastcott ward. After months of campaigning, canvassing, leafleting, phone calls and helping local residents, Stan kept his seat with a majority of 228, despite increasingly stiff competition from the Labour Party.
Stan Pajak re-elected to Swindon Borough Council
Alex Hegenbarth, Chair of the Swindon Liberal Democrats, has spoken out against local MPs Justin Tomlinson and Robert Buckland (for North Swindon and South Swindon respectively) on their decision to vote against the plan to bring 3,000 unaccompanied children from European refugee camps to the UK.
Swindon Liberal Democrat Chair speaks out against Swindon MPs' refusal to help refugee children