Monday, 18 May 2009
In the European Elections, within each region, political parties put forward their candidates on a list. When the results are counted, seats are allocated to the parties on the basis of the proportion of the votes the party receives.
In the East Midlands there are 13 parties who have put forward lists.
A copy of the list of people nominated can be found at http://www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/ppimageupload/image15641.pdf. There are Five seats up for election.
I am number 4 on the Labour list. Our team is pictured above (Back Row - Kathy Salt; J David Morgan, Cate Taylor. Front Row - Roy Kennedy; Glenis Willmott)