Tony Fisher was the Liberal Democrats candidate. Find out more about their policies from the Liberal Democrats York local election Local manifesto.
Statement to voters
Tony is a retired Physics teacher who spent his entire 32 year working life at Huntington School, serving the young people of Strensall ward. He was also Head of Careers and in charge of all Higher Education matters.
A Yorkshireman born and bred, he has lived in Strensall for 24 years and was a councillor on Ryedale District Council for 9 years during the late 80s/early 90s. He joined Strensall Parish Council in 2015, becoming Chairman in 2016, a post he still holds.
Tony has been an extremely active campaigner in Strensall ward. He successfully opposed Green Belt development in Strensall, speaking at the public enquiry on Brecks Lane and assisting the residents of Earswick who successfully fought off a proposal for 2112 homes.
In his spare time, Tony is a member of the National Trust, Friends of the Earth, the RSPB and CAMRA, is a keen pub quizzer and enjoys driving his classic TVR sports car. He is a very active philatelist and a member of the Great Britain Philatelic Society. He played cricket for Sheriff Hutton for 18 years and was club Chairman for 16. He lives in Strensall with his son and 7 companion parrots.
This statement was added by Tony Fisher, their team, or by a Democracy Club volunteer, based on information published by the candidate elsewhere.
York Liberal Democrats
Tony Fisher's local party is the York Liberal Democrats.
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You can meet candidates and question them at local hustings. Here are hustings where Tony Fisher may be appearing.
(Past event) Tuesday 30 April 2019 19:00–20:30: York Council Question Time, St Peter's School YO30 6AB.
(Past event) Wednesday 24 April 2019 18:00–20:00: Collaborative Hustings, Spark York CIC YO1 9PB.
This candidate has previously stood for election in:
- 2019: The York local election, as the Liberal Democrats candidate for the Strensall
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