Our Council Candidate Team

Swansea Liberal Democrats have confirmed our candidates for the elections to Swansea Council on the 5th of May.  

Across Swansea, the Liberal Democrats have a plan for a cleaner, greener and safer future for Swansea and each one of the candidates has a commitment to focus on getting the basics right for their community. 

For the 2022 elections to Swansea Council, the local Liberal Democrats will be standing more candidates, in more parts of Swansea, than in 2017. With Lib Dems standing a real chance of getting a great result in the elections on May 5th. Many residents are turning to the Liberal Democrats as they lead the opposition to the Labour Party who have put up council tax over a number of years, failed to listen to local residents and failed to get the basics right. 

Your Liberal Democrat team across Swansea 

Bishopston - Howard Evans Castle - Ben Williams
Cockett - Rhian Russell, Vivienne Samuel Cwmbwrla - Peter Black, Chris Holley, Graham Thomas
Dunvant and Killay - Jeff Jones, Mary Jones, Beth Rowe Fairwood - Phil Ebden
Gorseinon and Penyrheol - Anthony Foligno Gower (ward) - Patrick Furlong
Gowerton - Matthew Palmer Landore - Helen Thomas
Llansamlet - Derek Russell Mayals - Dan Guttery
Morriston - Gareth Healey Mumbles - Allan Williams
Mynydd-bach - Amina Jamal Penclawdd - Mike Sheehan
Sketty - Mike Day, Nicola Furlong, Michael Locke, James McGettrick, Cheryl Philpott St Thomas - Robert Hall
Townhill - Cameron Shippam Uplands - Ben Falkner, Trudi Hancock, Chloe Hutchinson, Mike O'Carroll
Waterfront - Sam Bennett Waunarlwydd - Edmund Sides

Our Candidates Focus 

The team of Liberal Democrat across Swansea have a plan for a cleaner, greener and safer future and all of them have a commitment to focus on getting the basics right for their community.

"My community matters to me, it is where we choose to raise our kids. I want to be a voice on your side, holding the Council to account making sure the basic services are delivered for the community."

Beth Rowe


"As a local resident I have seen that Liberal Democrat councillors have a track record of standing up and listening to local residents on the issues that matter. The more councillors we elect the bigger the voice we will be." 

James McGettrick

“We have an opportunity for a fresh start to get the basics right, or more of the same from Labour.  I’m ready to hit the ground running and get the basics right."

Sam Bennett 


You can back our candidates and help us elect as many Lib Dem councillors as possible. 









Donate today and help us get a great result, become a party member and join us, or volunteer a bit of your time to support our campaign. 

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