The first debate in Copeland
Attended the first of three public debates in Copeland to which all six parliamentary candidates were invited.
This took place under the auspices of the FSB in the United Reform Church in Whitehaven and was chaired by the Reverend John Bannister.
Five candidates took part in the debate:
Jamie Reed (Labour)
Frank Hollowell (Liberal Democrat)
Edward Caley-Knowles (UKIP)
Jill Perry (Green)
The BNP candidate was invited but did not attend.