Tuesday, 10 December 2013

LIBERAL DEMOCRATS SELECT THEIR PROSPECTIVE PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATE FOR WOKINGHAM

Clive Jones, the new Lib Dem PPC, working
alongside Prue Bray Leader of the Wokingham
Lib Dem Council Group on Wokingham
Borough Council.
Clive Jones has been selected as the Liberal Democrat prospective Parliamentary candidate for Wokingham. He was selected in a ballot of Liberal Democrat members.

Steve Scarrott, Chair of the Wokingham Liberal Democrat Local Party said, "I am delighted that our members have selected Clive as our Prospective Parliamentary Candidate (PPC). He has campaigned across Wokingham for many years and will work really hard in theconstituency, making residents’ voices heard and standing up for Liberal Democrat values."

Prue Bray, Leader of the Liberal Democrat Council Group on Wokingham Borough Council welcomed Clive saying, “Clive has been a Liberal Democrat for many years, and is a seasoned campaigner. I am standing down as Wokingham’s candidate, safe in the knowledge that Clive will work his socks off for the Lib Dems. We are already working together on the important issues that matter to residents.”

A delighted Clive Jones said, "The Liberal Democrats have been very effective in Government and I look forward to letting the voters in Wokingham know about our many successes. The Liberal Democrats have a lot to be proud of, such as the income tax changes which make it much fairer for the lowest paid workers, free childcare for working families and free school lunches.

“I am ready to meet residents in all parts of the constituency, in Wokingham Town, in Aborfield, Winnersh, Earley, Shinfield, Swallowfield, Spencers Wood, Mortimer, Burghfield, and Sulhamstead, and speaking up for all residents, wherever they live in the constituency.

“I am ready for the fight and eager to get on with taking the Liberal Democrats forward in our communities across Wokingham constituency.”