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Bernadette Eckersley-Fallon, Deirdre McGeown and David Wilkinson
Bernadette Eckersley-Fallon, Deirdre McGeown and David Wilkinson

My Westhoughton is a community news channel run by a team of volunteers from Westhoughton Liberal Democrats. We share news, events and views from around the town along with updates from your local Liberal Democrat councillors.

In May 2021 there will be elections for the Westhoughton North with Chew Moor and Westhoughton South wards. Here are your Liberal Democrat candidates for the two wards.

Westhoughton North with Chew Moor

Councillors Arthur Price and Bernadette Eckersley-Fallon

Arthur Price is your Liberal Democrat candidate for the Westhoughton North with Chew Moor ward. Arthur is a former mayor of Westhoughton and is currently a town councillor on Westhoughton Town Council.

Read our interview with Arthur to find out more about him and why he wants to represent you on Bolton Council.

Westhoughton South

Councillor Neil Maher

Neil Maher is your Liberal Democrat candidate for the Westhoughton South ward. He is currently a town councillor on Westhoughton Town Council. Neil served in the Armed Forces for 22 years and has worked for the NHS for 18 years.

Read our interview with Neil to find out more about him and why he wants to represent you on Bolton Council.

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