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Local elections 2018 - Party leaders share their manifesto pledges and vision for the Harrogate district

The leaders of the main political parties have set out their manifesto pledges and vision for the Harrogate district.
The leaders of the main political parties have set out their manifesto pledges and vision for the Harrogate district.

Campaigning is in full swing for the district’s local elections on May 3, which party leaders predict will see a significant generational change on the council.

As many long-serving senior councillors step down at this election, all the main political parties are fielding a higher number of younger candidates.