An engineer by profession, I’ve worked in industry for nearly 20 years and have a wealth of real world experience - so I understand the challenges that hardworking people face day in, day out.
There are many new developments across the constituency, including the massive Horwich Loco Works redevelopment. I'll campaign to ensure that we have the right transport links, health, education and leisure facilities - so our local communities have the services they need.
The British economy is recovering from the great recession but it needs to do so in a balanced way. A revival in manufacturing is key to the recovery, and my background puts me in a great position to represent the people and businesses of Bolton West in Parliament.