James Coldwell was the Labour Party candidate. Find out more about their policies from the Labour Party Southwark local election Local manifesto.
Statement to voters
Elected in 2016, James has worked hard to build links among the many brilliant local community groups across Newington. He has helped establish a new Tenants & Residents Association, and fought for the development of new council homes on the Pelier Estate.
By day, James works for a charity in London Bridge which campaigns to drive up employment standards and workers’ rights.
On the council, he has championed the introduction of community-run energy schemes and continues to stand up for the rights of European citizens following the EU referendum vote.
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- The party's candidate page for this person
You can meet candidates and question them at local hustings. Here are hustings where James Coldwell may be appearing.
(Past event) Tuesday 24 April 2018 18:30: Southwark LE2018 Hustings (Leaders Debate) #2, The Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie, Southwark SE1 9DA.
(Past event) Saturday 14 April 2018 17:30: Shaping Southwark Hustings, Christ Church Peckham, 676-680 Old Kent Road SE15 1JF.
This candidate has previously stood for election in:
- 2018: The Southwark local election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Newington
- 2016: The Southwark by-election: College ward, as the Labour Party candidate for the Newington ward
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