Southport Will Have a Strong Voice in Europe June 22nd, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments Southport Will Have a Strong Voice in Europe With the European Elections on the horizon (May 2014), candidates hoping to become the next Labour MEP were in Southport to share their ideas on how they would ensure the north west will be heard in Europe. Seven candidates from Manchester, Merseyside, Lancashire and Cheshire took part in a lively debate held in Birkdale Labour Club. Merseyside candidates Theresa Griffin and Kevin Doran stressed the importance of raising the specific needs of Southport and Merseyside. All candidates agreed it is essential to listen to what matters most to residents. Wajid Khan, candidate and sitting Burnley councillor said: “The hustings in Southport were lively and enjoyable. We were welcomed with immense warmth and hospitality with questions from members which were both thought provoking and pertinent.” Anyone interested in finding our more information about Labour Party events should contact Steve Jowett on 07599 521412 or visit the website: southportlabour.org.uk Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_new Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell?ENDS Related Comments comments!