Tilly Ward is standing in Derby North

Derby North: Tilly Ward (UKIP candidate) Credit: ITV News Central

Who is the living person you most admire?

My good friend Melissa Slaney who had a kidney transplant in 1996 and has since represented Britain on the Transplant Cycling Team, winning a gold medal in the time trial at the 2013 World Transplant Games in Durban. She also won a gold medal in table tennis at the 2009 World Transplant Games. Melissa is a true inspiration and a good cycling buddy.

What is your favourite TV programme?


What song would you take with you to a desert island?

Marvin Gaye: I Heard it Through the Grapevine.

What new law do you want to introduce?

Increase staffing ratios in residential and social care settings for the elderly.

What is the most important issue facing your constituents?

Overburdened public services, e.g. access to GP services, school placements etc.