An event for anyone who is considering standing as an independent candidate in the local elections in May 2021, election agents or anyone who has expressed an interest in being a councillor.
This virtual event will provide current and prospective independent Surrey County Council (SCC), Surrey Borough and District candidates and election agents with:
- Insights to develop your election plan
- Information to develop themes and key messages for your manifesto
- Guidance on how to use social media to engage the electorate
- Provide insight and tips on running your campaign
Due to the sensitivity of the event, individuals will need to sign up and they can do so via the following link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/133243166899 The virtual conference details will be sent to signed up attendees closer to the date of the event.
We have an excellent group of speakers including:
- SCC Independent Cllrs Nick Darby, Eber Kington, Nikki Barton and John Beckett
- Cllr Julia German, Leader Cornwall County Council and Vice Chair of the LGAs Culture, Tourism & Sport Board
- Cllr Neil Prior, Cabinet Member for Transformation at Pembrokeshire County Council and Deputy Chair on the LGA Improvement & Innovation Board
- Cllr Paul Woodhead, Cannock Chase District Council and Leader of Chase Community Independents Group
- Cllr Jason Zadronzy, Leader of Ashfield District Council and Independent representative on the District Council Network (DCN)