Cardiff Council have published the official “Statements of Persons Nominated”. These are the lists of official candidates for May’s local elections.
I’ve added the few that I didn’t know about to our candidate list. We’re going to keep updating this list with Twitter accounts as we find them.
Some interesting points to note:
- There are 88 candidates over the 8 wards.
- There are candidates from 7 parties.
- There are 5 independent candidates.
- There are 4 UKIP candidates, all standing in Llanishen.
- There are 2 Green Party candidates.
- There is 1 candidate from the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition.
The number of candidates in each party:
The number of candidates in each ward:
|Ward||Seats||No of candidates|
|Whitchurch and Tongwynlais||4||16|
|Pontprennau and Old St Mellons||2||7|
We still need to get in touch with all the candidates so we can send them our questionnaire. If you’re a candidate please contact us.