David Wright MP, Labour
Majority: 978 (2.37%)
David Wright has held the seat since 2001.
Her stated political interests are: Housing and regeneration, regional development, sports development, hunting with dogs (against), poverty.
Ashcroft Polling (May 2014): CON: 26%, LAB: 43%, LD: 4%, UKIP: 24%, Green: 2%
Prospective Parliamentary Candidates
Lucy Allan is local councillor. She is also a Chartered Accountant, and has set up an advocacy and advice service for employees, Workplace Law Ltd. She has an interest in children and families, running a lobby and campaign group called Family First, and having been a school governor and worked with a domestic violence charity.
Before entering the world of politics in 1978 Cllr Denis Allen was a member of the RAF posted to the staff of the RAF Junior Command and Staff School at Tern Hill. He stood for various council elections as a Conservative representative before defecting to UKIP in 2008 because of his opposition to the European Union. Allen served as the UKIP Chairman of the Telford and Wrekin Branch from 2010-14 and was elected as a UKIP town councillor for Dothill on the Wellington Town Council in 2013.