Vote of Confidence Well Received

In a surprise turn of events, both the LibDem and Labour candidates backed Darren Hall for their 2nd preference votes at hustings on 4th April at the University of Bath. During the hustings, both Stephen Williams and Lesley Mansell asked their voters to pick Darren Hall as their second preference vote. The comments picked up.

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Darren at Kleeneze Brownfield Site

“Use it or lose it” – Darren Hall on brownfield landowners

Green Metro Mayor Candidate Darren Hall visited Hanham on Friday to meet representatives of the Hanham District Green Belt Conservation Society and residents concerned with the proposals to develop on the Cricket ground and the nearby hills. Darren, whose current work involves building housing job with the Community Land Trust, was visiting the nearby brownfield.

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Greens Launch Air Quality Plan

Greens launch air quality plan for the West of England

Darren Hall, the Green Party Metro Mayor candidate, has launched an air quality plan for the West of England Region at the heart of the historic city centre of Bath. Commenting on it, Darren said, “Across the region (Bath and North East Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire) over 450 people a year are suffering an.

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Candidates for West of England Combined Authority Mayoral Election named

The names of the six candidates standing in the first West of England Combined Authority Mayoral election have been published. Those standing in the West of England Mayoral election are: Tim Bowles – The Conservative Party Candidate Aaron Warren Foot – UK Independence Party (UKIP) Darren Edward Hall – Green Party Lesley Ann Mansell –.

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Prosperity is about much more than GDP

The first face to face hustings of the campaign took place on 22nd March in KPMG’s swanky new office block on Queen Square, Bristol. Organised jointly by the Centre for Cities, a left-leaning think tank, and Businesswest, the local Chamber of Commerce, it focussed on housing, transport and economic investment. Questions from the floor also.

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