David Reynolds - Ilford North

David Reynolds

David is 57 years old, married with two teenage children.  He is a graduate of Oxford University, works as an insurance broker, and has been a member of the Green Party for over 10 years.

David says: “As a former member of the Labour Party, I would once have expected Labour to present a robust alternative to the current spiteful and incompetent government – but instead all they are offering is more of the same, persisting with the policies of austerity which have led to a fall in real wages for most workers and driven hundreds of thousands of British people to food banks.

"At this election I urge voters to turn their backs on the tactical voting that brought us the coalition government, and instead vote for what they believe in – not for politics as usual, but for a party that offers a radically different approach, based on sustainability, social justice, and greater equality and fairness."

David on the Web

Thursday 2nd April 2015 - Barkingside 21 Ilford North Candidate profile submission

All known candidates for the Ilford North constituency in the 2015 General Election have been offered 400 words on this blog. They will be published if and when they are received.

Saturday 11th April 2015 - Green Party and UKIP candidates overlooked in political debate

Local party member, Deborah Fink, represents David from the floor with his permission, posing several questions and presenting Green Party policy.

Sunday 19th April 2015 - Ilford Recorder - Barkingside 21 Hustings

Green candidate Mr Reynolds hits out at the bedroom tax, branding it the “most pernicious since before the poll tax”.

Monday 20th April 2015 - Ilford Recorder - NHS Hustings report

Asked their views on PFI (private finance initiative) contracts, Green candidate David Reynolds said the party would look at buying them out.

Monday 20th April 2015 - Ilford Recorder - Pensioners' Hustings

The Green Party’s David Reynolds said privatisation of gas and electricity was a disaster.

Tuesday 21st April 2015 - Ilford Recorder - Online social media hustings

Green candidate David Reynolds said the party wanted to focus on education, and also said anti-Semitism “can’t be tolerated in any form”.

Thursday 23rd April 2015 - Ilford Recorder - Election Profile

A brief introduction to David Reynolds.

Thursday 23rd April - Ilford Recorder - Woodbridge Highschool Hustings report

Mr Reynolds, who would abolish tuition fees, criticised Labour for originally introducing them.

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