Crawley candidates announced for General Election


Crawley’s candidates for the General Election have been announced.

Nominations closed today (Thursday April 9).

The candidates, in alphabetical order, are:

Chris Brown (UKIP);

Guy Hudson (Green Party);

Sarah Jane Osborne (Liberal Democrats)

Chris Oxlade (Labour)

Henry Smith (Conservative)

Mr Smith and Mr Oxlade live in Crawley, Ms Osborne lives in Cooksbridge, East Sussex, Mr Hudson lives in Hurstpierpont.

Mr Brown’s address is listed as ‘in the Horsham Constituency’.

A spokesman for Katherine Mills, who was due to stand for the Christian Peoples Alliance said she had not submitted her nomination due to “personal problems”.

The General Election will be held on Thursday May 7 along with the borough elections. Candidates for the borough elections will be announced shortly.

Crawley’s polling stations will be:

Bewbush Centre, Dorsten Square, Bewbush

Broadfield Scout Hut, Seymour Road, Broadfield

Broadfield Community Centre, Broadfield Barton, Broadfield

Creasys Drive Adventure Playground, Creasys Drive, Broafield

Furnace Green Community Centre, Ashburnham Road, Furnace Green

Gossops Green Community Centre, Capel Lane, Gossops Green

Ifield Community Centre, Ifield Drive, Ifield

The Mill Primary School, Ifield Drive, Ifield

Wybourne Community Centre, Hyde Drive, Ifield

Langley Green Centre, Stagelands, Langley Green

Maidenbower Community Centre, Harvest Road, Maidenbower

The Brook School, Salterns Road, Maidenbower

Northgate Community Centre, Barnfield Road, Northgate

The Grattons Indoors Bowls Club, Grattons Drive, Pound Hill

Wakehams Green Community Centre, Wakehams Green Drive, Pound Hill

Pound Hill Community Centre, Worth Road, Pound Hill

St Edward the Confessor, Hillcrest Close, Pound Hill

St Mary`s Church Hall, Wakehurst Drive, Southgate

Southgate West Community Centre, Ditchling Hill, Southgate

Montefiore Institute, Hazelwick Road, Three Bridges

Three Bridges Community Centre, Gales Place, Three Bridges

Holiday Inn Express, Haslett Avenue East, Three Bridges

Tilgate Community Centre, Shackleton Road, Tilgate

Holy Trinity Church Hall, Titmus Drive, Tilgate

The Charis Centre, West Green Drive, West Green.