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Conservatives select North Norfolk parliamentary candidate

PUBLISHED: 17:42 02 February 2019 | UPDATED: 18:21 02 February 2019

Duncan Baker.  PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Duncan Baker. PHOTO: Nick Butcher

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The latest parliamentary candidate for Conservatives in north Norfolk has been selected.

Duncan Baker with members of North Norfolk Conservative Association and Keith Simpson MP. Picture: North Norfolk Conservative AssociationDuncan Baker with members of North Norfolk Conservative Association and Keith Simpson MP. Picture: North Norfolk Conservative Association

Duncan Baker has been chosen as the Conservative candidate for North Norfolk for the next general election.

Mr Baker, a director at local business CT Baker, was selected by members of the North Norfolk Conservative Association on Friday, February 1.

He is a current North Norfolk district and town councillor and aims to become the first Conservative MP for North Norfolk since 2001.

His said his campaign will focus on “supporting economic growth and career opportunities, delivering affordable homes and improving education and adult social care services”.

He added: “I am delighted to be selected as the Conservative candidate for North Norfolk.

“I have the grounding in local politics and am ready to beat the Liberal Democrats and cement this seat as a Conservative stronghold for many years.”


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