Thom is one of our Ashford Young Greens Co-Ordinators and a key member of our Campaigns Team . He has stood in many local elections since joining the Green Party in 2012. Thom, has been a Stanhope resident his entire life, and works as a graphic designer, which is why our leaflets always look so good! An active campaigner against austerity, privatisation and corporate tax avoidance, Thom has organised and participated in local demonstrations within Ashford.
Al is one of our Ashford Young Greens Co-Ordinators and has been a member of the Green Party since the age 16. Al was our youngest candidate in the local elections in 2019 and strongly believes it is important to have better representation of young people on the council. Al has spoken out for youth involvement at grassroots level at various events for young people. He was also one of the co chairs for the young greens under 18 group. He lives in South Ashford, and works in the town centre in a catering role. He regularly helps out with Community Litter Picks and campaigns to safeguard our NHS from cuts and privatisation. Al is our fundraising officer for both Ashford Young Greens, and the main Ashford Greens branch, and writes the questions for our regular quiz nights and raffles his incredible hand baked cakes! Al is also our resident London Underground resident!