General election hustings planned for Mid Norfolk

One of the Christian Aid Week events took place at St Mary's Church in Attleborough .
Photo: Denise

One of the Christian Aid Week events took place at St Mary's Church in Attleborough . Photo: Denise Bradley - Credit: �Archant Photographic 2008

Mid Norfolk residents will have the chance to quiz candidates for the seat in the lead up to the June 8 general election.

The Greens' Hannah Lester, Labour's Sarah Simpson, Ukip's Tracy Knowles and the Liberal Democrat's Fionna Tod have so far confirmed for a hustings planned for Attleborough's St Mary's Church on Saturday, June 3 at 7.30pm.

Each candidate will introduce themselves and any policies of their party that they wish to highlight.

Afterwards, questions will be taken from the audience on any topic or matter of interest, and each candidate will have the chance to answer.

However the incumbent, George Freeman from the Conservatives, will not be attending due to another commitment.


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Attendance is free, and tickets are available from the parish office in the Church Hall on Church Street, Monday to Friday 10am to midday, or by calling 01953 454977.

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