The following quote is the one hundred word biography (or the first one hundred words) submitted to us by Brian Newcombe, the Independent Candidate for the Yarm Town Council by-election.
Brian works in construction as a plant operator.
He has lived in Yarm for well over fifty years now, first went to school at Yarm infants then Spital fields junior school and Egglescliffe comp.
Brian is currently running for Yarm town council as a totally independent candidate, he does not belong to any party, which means he will only make decisions for what’s best for Yarm, not which party he belongs to.
The reason he is running for election is that for the last two years he has attended most meetings and find himself and Yarm let down by petty …
The other candidates standing are Carole Jones (Yarm Independent Association) and Barbara Wegg (YRA Group).