European Parliament election hustings coming to Harpenden

The European Union flag.

The European Union flag. - Credit: Archant

Voters have a chance to grill the candidates in the upcoming MEP elections.

As Brexit is now scheduled to take place at Halloween, the country will be taking part in the European Parliament election on May 23.

The Harpenden Society is hosting a hustings in which all the major parties will be in attendance - including Michael Heaver from the Brexit Party, Emma Taylor from Change UK, Conservative Geoffrey Van Orden, Charles Vickers of The English Democrats, Gillian Mills from the Green Party, Labour's Anna Smith, and Liberal Democrat Barbara Gibson.

Following a formal six-minute presentation from each representative, the panel will take a variety of questions. These can be asked on the night or submitted beforehand.

The event will be chaired by Harpenden Society chairman Phil Waters.

It will take place from 7.30pm on May 14 at the Harpenden Public Halls. Tickets are free from questions for inclusion to