General Election Hustings

  • Hook Community Centre Ravenscroft Hook RG27 9NN

On June 8th, the country will go to the polls to elect Members of Parliament to represent their constituencies across the United Kingdom for the next 5 years. Choosing who to vote for is an important part of this process. We will be hosting a hustings event where you will be able to hear from candidates of all the national parties who are standing for election in the North East Hampshire constituency.

What is a hustings?

A hustings is an open meeting usually held in the run up to an election. It’s a chance for voters to meet the candidates who want to represent them in local or national politics such as parliament. The candidates generally answer a series of questions which give people the chance to hear their views on a range of issues that will affect them and their community.

Hustings timetable

7.15 pm - Doors open

  • There are no ticket reservations and seats will be allocated on a first come, first served basis

7.30 pm - Hustings begin

  • Introductory statements by the candidates
  • Q&A

9.30 pm - Finish

Submitting questions

You can submit questions for the candidates in advance using the form below. Not all questions will be used, but a broad range of questions will be selected from those submitted. You cannot ask new questions on the night and only those submitted in advance will be considered. Please note that these questions will not be seen by the candidates before the hustings begins.

Submit your question

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