Below are the campign updates issued by the Friends of Thetford Forest (FoTF) Save Our Forests Campaign during 2015. Click on a heading to expand the section and reveal the update. You can view the latest update here
In the run-up to the General Election in 2015, Friends of Thetford Forest decided to find out, and let members know, what the local candidates standing for Parliament thought about our forests and how they would protect them for the nation in perpetuity.
To do this FoTF drafted a letter that was sent to all the local candidates. Any responses received were published on the FoTF website and updates were posted to the FoTF Facebook page and the @fotf Twitter feed.
Do you want to know what the candidates standing for Parliament in the General Election think about your forests and how they would protect them for the nation in perpetuity?
Friends of Thetford Forest do, so we have asked all the candidates in the constituencies in or around our forest some questions.
These questions are:
Our full letter to each candidate can be found here.
Please feel free to write to your candidates using our letter or your own, using these contact details.
We will publish any replies on this web-site unedited.
Please click on the candidates' name to view their response.
|South West Norfolk||West Suffolk|
|Elizabeth Truss MP||Conservative||Matthew Hancock MP||Conservative|
|Peter Smith||Labour||Michael Jefferys||Labour|
|Rupert Moss-Eccardt||LibDem||Elfreda Tealby-Watson||LibDem|
|Paul Smythe||UKIP||Julian Flood||UKIP|
|Sandra Walmsley||Green||Niall Pettitt||Green|
|Mid Norfolk||Bury St. Edmunds|
|George Freeman MP||Conservative||Johanna Churchill||Conservative|
|Harry Clarke||Labour||William Edwards||Labour|
|Paul Speed||LibDem||David Chappell||LibDem|
|Anna Coke||UKIP||John Howlett||UKIP|
|Simeon Jackson||Green||Helen Geake||Green|