Kingston upon Thames Borough Council has 1,221 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 1,221 unfurnished and empty homes in Kingston upon Thames Borough Council, of which 131 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Coombe Vale ward, where you have 11 candidates to choose from.

We emailed candidates to ask: If elected, will you vote to double council tax on empty homes in Kingston upon Thames Borough Council, and work to end the scandal of properties being left empty? Here's what they said.

Patrick Wylde, Kingston Independent Residents Group

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Roy Sanjeev Arora, Conservative and Unionist Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Julie Ann Pickering, Conservative and Unionist Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Cathy Roberts, Conservative and Unionist Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Gareth Brian Thomas, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Ian Alexander Parker, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Jimmy Kent, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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John Grant, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Kim Natasha Bailey, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Munir Ravalia, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Ryan Daniel Coley, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

For candidates

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Where and how to vote

You can vote between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 3 May 2018 at your local polling station. You don't need to take your polling card with you, or any ID. Find your polling station.