GE17: Thurrock candidates debate set for Monday

General Election: Thurrock Constituency Hustings On 5 June

THE traditional candidates hustings at St Peter’s and St Paul’s church is set for Monday June 5th.

The candidates have been invited by the Rev Darren Barlow, Rector at St Peter’s & St Paul’s Parish Church, Grays, and Grays Team Ministry


7pm Refreshments

7.30pm Welcome & candidates opening pitch

7.45pm Pre-submitted questions (which should go to the Thurrock Gazette)

8.30pm approx. Open to the floor

9.15pm approx. Close

Last time (only in 2015!) an extra 15 minutes were allowed in the event that any decent questions should keep coming.

Topics this time round are the huge national debates around Brexit, the NHS, immigration and terrorism, and the major local issue of the Lower Thames Crossing.

The Thurrock constituency’s 4 candidates are:

Tim Aker (UKIP)
Jackie Doyle-Price (Conservative)
John Kent (Labour)
Kevin McNamara (Liberal Democrats)

If you an’t make it, YT will film the whole event and put up on our site shortly afterwards.

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