Wallasey residents to ‘have their say’ on local candidate

It was a real pleasure to help distribute this letter for Ian, all 10,300 steps equalling 4.78 Miles

Wallasey & Moreton

Ian has been out and about meeting residents - such as Brenda, in Northcote Road. Ian has been out and about meeting residents – such as Brenda, in Northcote Road.

For the first time, registered voters in Wallasey Ward are being asked to choose a candidate. Letters are being delivered today to around 11,000 voters in ward, following the decision by Cllr. Leah Fraser not to seek re-election as councillor in May.

The letter, from Cllr. Lesley Rennie, seeks residents’ views on whether former councillor Ian Lewis should be the candidate for the local Conservatives at the council election.

Cllr. Rennie said: “Ahead of the next Council elections in May, we are doing something that none of the political parties have ever done in this area: asking residents to decide who our candidate should be.

“Usually, the first a voter hears about a new candidate is when a newsletter drops through their door announcing his or her name.

“So, this time, we’re to ask if registered voters want Ian…

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