David Morris, Conservative
Majority: 866 (1.99%)
David Morris has held the seat since 2010.
His stated political interests: Nuclear energy, small business, maritime affairs. Since 2014 he has been a member of the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee.
Ashcroft polling (July 2014): CON: 36%, LAB: 42%, LD: 5%, UKIP: 12%, Green: 5%
Prospective Parliamentary Candidates
Amina Lone is a Manchester City Councillor and founder of a social foundation which co-produces research with civil society groups in the interests of alleviating poverty. Her particular areas of focus are marginalised people, youth and women.
Matthew Severn is currently a councillor for the Kendal Underley ward in Morecambe & Lunesdale. He works for an insurance broker in the local area and his stated priorities are: bolstering the number of the apprenticeships, safeguarding local hospitals’ health budgets and improving transport infrastructure.