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European Election candidates in the East Midlands

There are are five MEPs to be elected in the East Midlands. Photo: PA

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

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

The East Midlands region includes Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire and Rutland.

These are the parties and candidates standing in the East Midlands:

An Independence from Europe

  • Chris Pain
  • Val Pain
  • Alan Jesson
  • John Beaver
  • Carl Mason

British National Party

  • Catherine Duffy
  • Robert West
  • Bob Brindley
  • Geoffrey Dickens
  • Paul Hilliard

Conservative Party

  • Emma McClarkin
  • Andrew Lewer
  • Rupert Matthews
  • Stephen Castens
  • Brendan Clarke-Smith

English Democrats

  • Kevin Sills
  • David Wickham
  • John Dowle
  • Oliver Healey
  • Terry Spencer

Green Party

  • Kat Boettge
  • Sue Mallender
  • Richard Mallender
  • Peter Allen
  • Simon Hales

Harmony Party

  • Steve Ward

Labour Party

  • Glenis Willmott
  • Rory Palmer
  • Linda Woodings
  • Khalid Hadadi
  • Nicki Brooks

Liberal Democrats

  • Bill Newton Dunn
  • Issan Ul-Haque Ghazni
  • Phil Knowles
  • George Smid
  • Deborah Newton-Cook

UK Independence Party

  • Roger Helmer
  • Margot Parker
  • Jonathan Bullock
  • Nigel Wickens
  • Barry Mahoney

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