Live coverage: Waveney candidates quizzed at Lowestoft general election hustings

The country will go to the polls on June 8. Pic: Rui Vieira/PA Wire.

The country will go to the polls on June 8. Pic: Rui Vieira/PA Wire. - Credit: PA

Candidates hoping to become MP for Waveney are being put on the spot at a hustings in Lowestoft.

Peter Aldous (Conservative), Sonia Barker (Labour), Elfrede Brambley-Crawshaw (Green), Jacky Howe (Liberal Democrat), Bert Poole (UKIP) and Allyson Barron (Independent) are answering submitted questions from members of the audience.

The hustings at Christ Church in Whapload Road, have been organised by Christians Together in Lowestoft and District, and follow on from the success of hustings held in 2010 and 2015.

Elfrede Brambley-Crawshaw, Green Party for Waveney.

Elfrede Brambley-Crawshaw, Green Party for Waveney. - Credit: Archant

Allyson Barron, Independent for Waveney.

Allyson Barron, Independent for Waveney. - Credit: Archant


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Jacky Howe, Liberal Democrat for Waveney.

Jacky Howe, Liberal Democrat for Waveney. - Credit: Archant

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Bert Poole, UKIP for Waveney.

Bert Poole, UKIP for Waveney. - Credit: Archant

Sonia Barker, Labour for Waveney.

Sonia Barker, Labour for Waveney. - Credit: Archant

Peter Aldous, Conservative for Waveney.

Peter Aldous, Conservative for Waveney. - Credit: Archant

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