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Video: Bristol mayor candidates in 60 seconds

By Bristol24/7, Tuesday Mar 15, 2016

With just 50 days of campaigning to go before the Bristol mayoral election, all nine candidates explain in 60 seconds why they are the best person to lead our city.

In alphabetical order, the candidates set out their priorities for the next four years if they are elected:


Tom Baldwin – Trade Union and Socialist Coalition


Kay Barnard – Liberal Democrats


Tony Britt – Independent


Tony Dyer – Green


George Ferguson – Independent


Stoney Garnett – Independent


Mayor Festus Kudehinbu – Independent


John Langley – Independent


Charles Lucas – Conservative 


Marvin Rees – Labour


Paul Saville – Independent


Paul Turner – Ukip


Christine Townsend – Independent


Read more: Interviews, videos and opinion pieces with all the candidates


Bristol24/7 is hosting a mayoral hustings featuring all candidates at The Lantern at 7pm on Thursday, April 28. Entrance is first come first served. For more information, visit

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