|Croydon Conservatives - Article From our Database|
|12 September 2017|
|Croydon Conservatives announce 2018 candidates|
Croydon’s Conservative Party is delighted to announce their ward candidates for the Croydon Council election, taking place on 3rd May 2018.
Commenting on the announcement, Cllr Tim Pollard, Leader of Croydon’s Conservative councillors said: “The future of Croydon hangs in the balance at the election next May. Every one of the candidates we are putting forward has a passion for volunteering, a history of community leadership and the skills Croydon needs to make our borough a better place to live and work.
“We’re going to be working hard over the coming months, listening to everyone in Croydon and explaining how we plan to rescue our borough from the stagnation it’s experienced since Labour took over in 2014.”
The candidates selected are:
Crystal Palace and Upper Norwood
New Addington South
New Addington North
Norbury and Pollards Hill
Park Hill and Whitgift
Purley and Woodcote
Purley Oaks and Riddlesdown
Selsdon and Addington Village
Selsdon Vale and Forestdale
A number of long-serving Conservative councillors will be standing down at the 2018 election. They include Sara Bashford, Mike Fisher, Dudley Mead, Margaret Mead, Donald Speakman, Phil Thomas, James Thompson, Sue Winborn and Chris Wright. Find out more here.
Notes to Editors
Additional candidates will be announced in due course.
For further information about this or any other issue relating to the Conservatives in the London Borough of Croydon, please contact Tim Pollard on 020 8251 8500.