An election hopeful says he is standing to “look out for the Joe Bloggs’ of Lichfield”.
John Madden has confirmed he will contest the Stowe by-election at Lichfield City Council as well as the Lichfield City North seat at Staffordshire County Council.
The independent candidate has previously stood in a general election in the Lichfield constituency.
Mr Madden said he hoped he would “get more votes” this time around after picking up 1% of the vote in December 2019.
“I have entered my papers to run and I will be look out for the Joe Bloggs’ of Lichfield who want something done about pot holes, rubbish bins and housing.”John Madden
He added that he wanted to be a “strong voice” on issues that matter to local residents.
“I will stand up for the need for a Covid business recovery plan for Lichfield and rebuild a fair local economy.
“I hope to strongly voice the need for an end to transport inequalities and support safer communities.”John Madden