Catalyst has hosted a Hustings Event for all candidates in the forthcoming Mayoral elections for the new Tees Valley Combined Authority.
The Hustings were specifically for Tees Valley’s Voluntary Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector and held at the Acklam Green Centre, Middlesbrough on Monday 3 April.
The event was chaired by Steve Rose, Catalyst’s Chief Executive Officer and attended by all four candidates for the elections, which take place on Thursday 4 May. The successful candidate will be elected to serve as Mayor for the following areas: Hartlepool, the Borough of Stockton-On-Tees, Redcar and Cleveland and Darlington. The candidates are:
- Chris Foote-Wood (Liberal Democrat)
- Ben Houchen (Conservative)
- Sue Jeffrey (Labour)
- John Tennant (UKIP).