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Ian Alexander Eric Stotesbury

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Ian Alexander Eric Stotesbury was the Liberal Democrats candidate in the constituency of Watford in the UK Parliament elections . They got 9,323 votes. Our volunteers have been adding information on Ian Alexander Eric Stotesbury - here's everything we know so far!

Party manifesto

Ian Alexander Eric Stotesbury was the Liberal Democrats candidate. Find out more about their policies in the Liberal Democrats manifesto.

Statement to voters

Working for Watford, Ian has led multiple campaigns to restore cut transport services, protect the Abbey Line rail link, maintain and improve local roads and green spaces and petitioned against local cuts from county council.

Born in Petts Wood, Bromley, Ian Stotesbury attended Ravenswood School before studying Physics and Astrophysics at the University of Birmingham. He grew up in a safe Conservative seat before moving to Birmingham where he first experienced active campaigns, outraged at the complacency so often seen in safe seats. After completing his degree in Physics he attended Cranfield University to study a degree in Astronautics and Space Engineering.

Ian is a passionate scientist, engineer and environmentalist. In his role as a Systems Engineer in the Space Industry he works on the design of spacecraft. He has been involved in the manufacture, test and launch of a number of spacecraft for both public and private customers.

The motivation for Ian to enter politics is to represent Watford as a hardworking but above all approachable MP for its constituents and be a voice for evidence based policy. He believes in government transparency and openness. He pledges to work tirelessly for Watford and the UK’s interest and set a new standard for approachability and accountability in parliament with highly regular updates of ongoing work, policy decisions and surgeries.

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Biographical summary

Undergraduate degree: Physics / Astrophysics, University of Birmingham
Postgraduate degree: Aerospace Engineering, Cranfield University
Previous job: Systems Engineer

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Local hustings

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(Past event) Monday 25 November 2019 19:45–21:30: Churches Together General Election Forum, Beechen Grove Baptist Church WD17 1JJ.

Previous elections

This candidate has previously stood for election in:

  • 2019: The UK Parliament elections, as the Liberal Democrats candidate for the Watford
  • 2018: The Watford Borough Council, as the Liberal Democrats candidate for the Callowland
  • 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Liberal Democrats candidate for the Watford
  • 2017: The 2017 Watford local election, as the Liberal Democrats candidate for the Leggatts
  • 2017: The 2017 Hertfordshire County Council local election, as the Liberal Democrats candidate for the North Watford
  • 2016: The Watford local election, as the Liberal Democrats candidate for the Callowland ward

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