Tag Archives: Conservative

Conservative Marc Jones takes Lincolnshire police commissioner role

Marc Jones, Lincolnshire Police and Crime Commissioner at the Drill Hall, 6 May 2016 (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Conservative candidate and county councillor Marc Jones will replace Alan Hardwick as Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire following Thursday’s elections.

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Two Lincoln parliamentary candidates shun university over speaker policy

Students can be the decicive factor for the Lincoln seat at the general election in May 2015, as the incumbant Tory MP only has a 5.9% majority.
Photo: FutUndBeidl via Flickr

Parliamentary candidates for both UKIP and the Conservatives have withdrawn from events at the University of Lincoln after refusing to sign an agreement for guest speakers.

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General Election: who’s the most student friendly?


As the General Election looms, The Linc’s Jessica Brown looks at the main parties and how each of them can affect you.

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Mixed response to LPAC General Election debate

The three main-party candidates for Lincoln's parliamentary seat gathered for a debate at the LPAC on Thursday, February 11th. | Photo: Dec Ackroyd

The LPAC theatre played host to a higher education debate, where the three main political parties’ candidates were to be thoroughly scrutinised by Lincoln students and members of the public.

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