Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls visited Crawley on 1st May to support Crawley Labour's election campaign launch. Candidates, members and supporters joined Ed on Northgate parade for interviews with the local, regional and national media as well as some lively debate on national policies.
Here is Ed with the Crawley Borough council election candidates. (From left to right: Gillian Joyce - Pound Hill South and Worth, Jason Vine - Pound Hill South, Karen Sudan - West Green, Steve Joyce - Langley Green, Julian Charatan - Maidenbower, Ed Balls, Raj Sharma - Southgate, Peter Lamb - Northgate)
Ed also spent some time with Crawley's prospective parliamentary candidate, Chris Oxlade, and Labour's Euro Candidates Annelise Dodds and John Howarth.
(Pictured left to right: Chris Oxlade, Ed Balls, Annelise Dodds, John Howarth)