Candidates to be Cambridgeshire mayor to answer questions on environmental credentials

Members of the public will have the opportunity to quiz the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough mayoral candidates on their environmental credentials at a special event at Anglia Ruskin University on Friday, March 31.

Saturday, 4th March 2017, 1:00 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:44 am
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The Mayoral Hustings on Environment, Climate Change and Sustainability is being organised by Cambridge Carbon Footprint and Anglia Ruskin University’s Global Sustainability Institute, in association with Cambridge Cleantech.

The event begins at 6pm at Anglia Ruskin’s Cambridge campus, but the Peterborough Environment City Trust will be broadcasting a live stream at University Centre Peterborough.

The event will be chaired by Professor Aled Jones, director of Anglia Ruskin University’s Global Sustainability Institute.

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It is free to attend but booking is requested via: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mayoral-hustings-on-environment-climate-change-and-sustainability-tickets-31257060710#tickets.

Voting for the county’s first elected mayor takes place on May 4. The winning candidate will chair a new county-wide combined authority.