Be a Councillor

Find out what's involved in running as a local candidate for the Liberal Democrats in Tower Hamlets. This event is open to all Tower Hamlets residents; you do not need to be a member of the party.

  • How do I get approved and selected?
  • How much time do I need to commit?
  • What's involved in campaigning?
  • What's it like being a Councillor?

We'll hear insights from three local speakers and take questions from attendees.


Speakers include:

  • Andrew Cregan, Liberal Democrat Councillor for Island Gardens
  • Elaine Bagshaw, Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Spokesperson for Poplar and Limehouse
  • James Okosun, Liberal Democrat Councillor for Surrey Docks in Southwark

Read more about standing as a local candidate in Tower Hamlets here.

Please RSVP below to guarantee entry, if the event is over capacity we may have to turn people away at the door.

April 19, 2017 at 7:00pm - 9pm
Island House Community Centre
Roserton Street
Isle of Dogs
London E14 3PG
United Kingdom
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Ed Long
Sumi Nair Philip Gemmell George Selvanera Andrew Cregan Miles Reah Jack Gilbert Dominic Buxton MZed Zaidi Elaine Bagshaw Ed Long Richard Macmillan Stephen Clarke James McQuillan

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