On Thursday 7th April you are invited to join the Independent Network for lunch with Martin Bell OBE followed by a pre-election event for independent local election candidates and their supporters.
The day will be held at the Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, London, N7 9EF. A map to the venue can be seen here: http://bit.ly/hVCxmR. The Woodstore Grill is the pub directly below the Pleasance Theatre.
The schedule of the day is below. Spaces are limited so please be in touch soon to confirm your place at this event. Participation in the day is subject to a £20 donation, lunch is not included. Donations will be accepted via PayPal: http://bit.ly/fghNOj
Martin Bell will be available for photos with independent candidates which could make an excellent local news story in the weeks directly preceding polling day.
Lunch in the Woodstore Grill with Martin Bell OBE
Mayor Tony Egginton
First Independently elected Mayor: How I became Mayor of Mansfield
Councillor Catherine Lewis – online councillor of the year
Using the internet to consult and canvass
Councillor Jonathan Salt
Using the Independent Network’s endorsement
Ros Baston – Advice from the Electoral Commission
Brian Ahearne and Rob Latham - Local media relations
"Should independent candidates and their supporters support the yes campaign, the no campaign or abstain by spoiling their ballots, not voting or writing something else on their referendum paper?"
A debate with Dr Lee Rotherham (NO2AV), Deborah Grayson (Yes to Fairer Votes), chaired by Brian Ahearne (Director of the Independent Network).
Networking at the Woodstore Bar and Grill.
We look forward to hearing from you. Please pass on to all potential independent candidates