Les Hoskins is a prospective candidate for the Whitehill Ward.
He wishes to ensure that Gravesend becomes the choice to live in Town ensuring residents and businesses are put first.
Les Hoskins is a semi-retired Financial Adviser with a lifelong connection to Conservatism and is excited to stand for election for the first time as a local councillor candidate for Whitehill Ward. He is passionate about the condition of Gravesend to give everyone a good quality of life.
Whilst only residing in Gravesend for eighteen months, Les has always taken an interest in the Town and its surrounding area.
Les was born and brought up in Erith, however spent many a summer holiday in and around Fort Gardens and the Riverside and is enthusiastic about seeing the diverse and cohesive community within Gravesham flourish.
Les started in business as a family newsagent, however moved into Financial Services some thirty-years ago, so understands the needs of both local residents and small businesses.
Les is passionate about trees and the need to preserve woodland and forests not only in the UK but worldwide. He campaigns to stop the burning of Wood Pellets in the U.K. and Europe to produce energy.