Reg Copley is the Labour Party's candidate for St Laurence in the 2016 Southend Borough Council Elections.
In the past, I have served Southend as borough councillor for forty years and as Mayor in 1995/6. I was the first 'green' councillor who secure tree preservation orders on forty-five trees bordering the former Eastwood High School for Girls. preserving a green future for local homes.
I have been active in the fight to save Kent Elms library and I continue to speak up for pensioners and the disabled.