Watch: General election candidates explain why Altrincham should vote for them

By David Prior at

This Thursday we head to the polls to elect a new MP for Altrincham & Sale West.

Two years ago, Graham Brady – who has been MP in the constituency since 1997 – retained the seat with an increased majority of 13,290, 53% of the vote.

We gave all five 2017 candidates a minute each to answer the following questions:

  • What are your priorities for the people of Altrincham?
  • Why should the people of Altrincham vote for you?

Here’s what they said:

The full list of candidates:

  • Graham Brady (Conservatives)
  • Andrew Western (Labour)
  • Jane Brophy (Liberal Democrats)
  • Geraldine Coggins (Green Party)
  • Neil Taylor (Liberal Party)

Thanks to Sugar PR for video production.