Chris Whiteside lives in Whitehaven, Cumbria with his wife and family.
He was chairman of the Conservative Party's Cumbria area from 2011 to 2014 and was one of the team of Conservative candidates who stood in the North West region in the European Parliament elections in May 2014.
He was previously Conservative parliamentary candidate for the Copeland constituency in the 2005 and 2010 General Elections
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Steve Webb on the benefit changes
Steve Webb is a Lib/Dem MP and pensions minister in the coalition government. Here he gives what I think is a good explanation of what the govenment is trying to do to reform welfare while protecting the most vulnerable.