St Albans and Harpenden candidates named for county council elections

St Albans & Harpenden Review: Candidates named for county council elections Candidates named for county council elections

The St Albans and Harpenden politicians who will be fighting for votes in next month’s Hertfordshire County Council elections have been announced.

The list of candidates for the May 2 elections reveal that seven of the current representatives are seeking another four years at county hall.

The elections will determine who controls Hertfordshire County Council, which gets 74p of every tax pound paid in the county.

The authority, which is currently run by a Conservative administration, controls key services such as schools, roads, streetlights and social services.

As well as the three main parties the Greens and the UK Independence Party will be vying for votes.






Harpenden North East

  • Pamela Bancroft - Green
  • Jeffrey Phillips - Liberal Democrats
  • Rosemary Ross - Labour and Co-operative
  • David Williams - Conservative

Harpenden South West

  • Michael Gray-Higgins - Labour
  • Teresa Heritage (incumbent) - Conservative
  • Maria Moyses - Liberal Democrat
  • Rosalind Paul - Green


  • Geoff Churchard (incumbent) - Liberal Democrat
  • John Paton - Labour
  • Beric Read - Conservative
  • John Stocker - UK Independence
  • Ian Troughton - Green

St Albans Central

  • Alec Cambell - Conservative
  • Andrew Dixon - Labour and Co-operative
  • Jack Easton - Green
  • Chris White (incumbent) - Liberal Democrat

St Albans East

  • Michael Mason - UK Independence
  • Robert Prowse (incumbent) - Liberal Democrat
  • Greg Riener - Green
  • Vivienne Windle - Labour
  • Guy Young - Conservative

St Albans North

  • Salih Gaygusuz - Conservative
  • Jill Mills - Green
  • Roma Mills - Labour
  • Anthony Rowlands - Liberal Democrat
  • Philip Singleton - UK Independence

St Albans Rural

  • Maxine Crawley (incumbent) - Conservative
  • Thomas Hardy - Green
  • Sidney Pratt - UK Independence
  • Judy Shardlow - Liberal Democrat
  • Linda Spiri - Labour

St Albans South

  • Dawn Bloor - UK Independence
  • Brian Ellis - Conservative
  • Kate Metcalf - Green
  • Janet Smith - Labour
  • Sandy Walkington - Liberal Democrat

St Stephens

  • Lesley Baker - Green
  • Sue Featherstone - Conservative
  • Aislinn Lee (incumbent) - Liberal Democrat
  • Josh Molloy - Labour
  • Peter Whitehead - UK Independence

The Colneys

  • Christopher Brazier (incumbent) - Liberal Democrat
  • Lydia El-Khouri - Green
  • Dreda Gordon - Labour and Co-operative
  • Christopher Thorpe - UK Independence
  • Dave Winstone - Conservative

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1:36pm Sun 21 Apr 13

ReeVee says...

How exactly are we meant to vote in this election, I can barely find any information on the candidates?
How exactly are we meant to vote in this election, I can barely find any information on the candidates? ReeVee
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