SCARBOROUGH Borough Council has announced names of the candidates nominated to stand for the Scarborough and Whitby constituency in the forthcoming General Election on Thursday, May 7:

Michael Beckett – Liberal Democrats
Juliet Boddington – Alliance for Green Socialism: Save NHS
Sam Cross – UK Independence Party (UKIP)
Robert Goodwill – The Conservative Party
David Hugh Malone – Green Party
Ian Alistair McInnes – Labour Party

More information about candidates and voting can be found on the council’s website at

The deadline for applying to vote by proxy is 5pm, on Tuesday, April 28.