Which candidate came out best in the Redbridge local elections 2018 head-to-head debate?
- Credit: Archant
Six candidates vying for your vote in the May 3 local elections went head-to-head at the Recorder towers last night (Thursday).
The Recorder are asking readers to tell us who they think came out best in the hour-long debate by answering our poll below.
Taking part in the debate was the leader of the Labour group Jas Athwal, leader of the Conservative Group Paul Canal and leader of the Liberal Democrats Gwyneth Deakins, Green Party candidate Ashley Gunstock and independent candidates Meenakshi Sharma and Andy Walker.
They answered your questions on everything from tackling crime levels to what to build on the site of the now-closed Bodgers.
If you missed the debate, you can watch in the video above.
You may also want to watch:
Please forgive the technical hitch at the beginning which makes the video appear sideways - this is fixed after the first few minutes.
- 1 Police appeal to find girl, 12, last seen in Wanstead Park
- 2 Primary schools in Redbridge rated outstanding by Ofsted
- 3 Seven Kings man charged in connection with alleged sex assault on boy
- 4 East London road and rail disruptions to travel this weekend
- 5 Weather warning in place with east London set for thundery weekend
- 6 Dispersal order issued ahead of fears over ‘illegal music events’
- 7 Update: Man charged in connection with alleged sex assault
- 8 Ilford mother 'could have been saved' and NHS 'failed' her, family tells inquest
- 9 Walk-in Covid vaccinations on offer at Valentines Park health fair
- 10 Goodmayes racer Alex Lynn and title leader Sam Bird preview London E-Prix