Apart from myself there are four other candidates standing for the Parish Council in Buckhurst Hill East. They are:
Tom works for Roding Valley Nature Reserve. He has lived in Buckhurst Hill for a vast majority of his life and studied Zoology at Bangor University. He is keen to protect our open spaces and together we have worked with the Parish Council on the Open Spaces Working Group.
Dan has lived in Buckhurst Hill almost his whole life and is a talented musician. He is currently completing a Masters in Environmental technology. He is keen that we get the most out of what we have.
Chris has lived in the area for many years and is Head of Classics at Chigwell School. A keen cyclist he has been putting together proposals for improved cycle ways in between Buckhurst Hill, Loughton and Chigwell. He is also keen to make roads safe for all road users whether pedestrian, cyclist or driver.
Ben is a teacher who is standing in Buckhurst Hill for the third year. He is keen to improve public transport in the area and improve facilities for young people.