Jacob Hatch is a prospective candidate for the 2019 Gravesham Borough Council elections, standing in the Singlewell ward.
Jacob is excited to stand for the first time as a local councillor candidate for Singlewell. He is passionate about young person issues and wants to help increase the opportunities for young people from the borough.
Jacob has lived in Gravesham for all his life and is passionate about helping Singlewell having previously lived there for nearly a decade and going to the local primary school.
He is a young person in the borough, having finished Gravesend Grammar School in June 2018. Jacob was part of the Steering Group for the Higham Village Plan and is interested in local politics and trying to make all of Gravesham more sustainable for the future.
In his spare time, Jacob likes walking his dogs, Wilma and Maggie, and researching British history.
Follow Jacob on Twitter here @JacobDNHatch