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European Election candidates in the Eastern region

There are are seven MEPs to be elected in the Eastern region. Photo: PA

Elections to the European Parliament are being held on Thursday 22 May and there are are seven MEPs to be elected in the Eastern region.

The election uses a system of proportional representation to allocate the seven seats and voters get to select one party from the list.

The Eastern region covers the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

These are the parties and candidates standing in the Eastern region:

An Independence from Europe

  • Paul Wiffen
  • Karl Davies
  • Raymond Spalding
  • Edmond Rosenthal
  • Rupert Smith
  • Dennis Wiffen
  • Betty Wiffen

British National Party

  • Richard Perry
  • Christopher Livingstone
  • Mark Burmby
  • Paul Hooks
  • Stephen Smith
  • Philip Howell
  • Michael Braun

Christian Peoples Alliance

  • Carl Clark
  • Mark Clamp
  • Chris Olley
  • Stephen Todd
  • Jane Clamp
  • Kirsty Evans
  • Kevin Austin

Conservative Party

  • Vicky Ford
  • Geoffrey Van Orden
  • David Campbell Bannerman
  • John Flack
  • Tom Hunt
  • Margaret Simons
  • Jonathan Collett

English Democrats

  • Robin Tilbrook
  • Charles Vickers
  • Stephen Goldspink
  • Maria Situmbeko
  • Bridget Cowan
  • Don Whitbread
  • Jeremy Moss

Green Party

  • Rupert Read
  • Mark Ereira
  • Jill Mills
  • Ash Haynes
  • Marc Scheimann
  • Robert Lindsay
  • Fiona Radic

Labour Party

  • Richard Howitt
  • Alex Mayer
  • Sandy Martin
  • Bhavna Joshi
  • Paul Bishop
  • Jane Basham
  • Chris Ostrowski

Liberal Democrats

  • Andrew Duff
  • Josephine Hayes
  • Belinda Brooks-Gordon
  • Stephen Robinson
  • Michael Green
  • Linda Jack
  • Hugh Annand

NO2EU

  • Brian Denny
  • Eleanor Donne
  • Stephen Glennon
  • David Goode
  • Leonardo Impett
  • Teresa MacKay
  • Emily Thompson-Golding

UK Independence Party

  • Patrick O'Flynn
  • Stuart Agnew
  • Tim Aker
  • Michael Heaver
  • Mick McGough
  • Andy Monk
  • Mark Hughes

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