14 January 2021
The Green & Independent Group (G&I Group) will be standing a full slate of 8 candidates at the May 2021 Essex County Council elections.
For the 8 county seats in Braintree District, the Green Party will be standing candidates in 5 divisions and the Independents will contest 3 divisions.
The G&I Group currently holds 9 seats on Braintree District Council and forms the main opposition to the Conservatives.
2 G&I district councillors also currently sit as Essex County Councillors in the Non-Aligned Group at County Hall; James Abbott (Witham Northern) and Jo Beavis (Halstead) and they are both standing again to defend their seats.
The G&I candidate list is:
|Cllr James Abbott||Witham Northern||Green|
|Cllr Jo Beavis||Halstead||Independent|
|Cllr Paul Thorogood||Braintree Eastern||Green|
|Colin Riches||Braintree Town||Independent|
|Cllr Philip Hughes||Witham Southern||Green|
|Cllr Nick Unsworth||Bocking||Green|
|Michael Staines||Three Fields with Great Notley||Independent|
|Cllr Mark Posen||Hedingham||Green|
For further details, please contact:
Cllr James Abbott
G&I Group Leader
Published by James Abbott and promoted by Philip Hughes on behalf of Witham & Braintree Green Party and Green Party ECC candidates James Abbott, Paul Thorogood, Nick Unsworth, Mark Posen and himself Philip Hughes at 163 Honeysuckle Way, Witham CM8 2YD and promoted by the Independent candidates on behalf of themselves Jo Beavis, Colin Riches and Michael Staines
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