London Region Liberal Democrats have announced the candidates for the London Assembly top-up list for the 2012 election. The shortlist is now final and London members will now be issued with a ballot to place the candidates in order of preference.
The candidates, in alphabetical order, are:
Jeremy Ambache (M)
Steve Bradley (M)
Emily Davey (F)
Merlene Emerson (F)*
Bridget Fox (F)
Stephen Knight (M)
Ajmal Masroor (M)*
Caroline Pidgeon (F)
Marisha Ray (F)*
Nick Russell (M)
Shas Sheehan (F)*
Those marked with an asterisk are Black and Minority Ethnic for the purpose of the ethnic preference rule.
There will not be a ballot for the Mayoral candidate for the time being. Nominations for the Mayoral candidate have been postponed.
Helen Duffett is Membership Development Co-ordinator for London Region Liberal Democrats
Crossposted from Liberal Democrat Voice, an independent, collaborative website run by Liberal Democrat activists. Helen is a contributing editor at the site.