Andrew Simpson is an experienced local campaigner and believes that politicians have to prove they are worthy of your support by the actions and approach they take on representing you.
He has previously stood for Parliament three times and on each occasion secured an increase in the vote share for the Liberal Democrats. He served as a Northampton Borough Councillor between 1995-2011. As a councillor he campaigned on many local issue including helping to save a Post Office from closure, getting improvements to the local park and better safety measures in a local shopping area.
Most recently he stood to be elected to Northamptonshire County Council in the Braunston & Crick Division in Daventry constituency where he now lives. The result saw a massive 25% increase in the Lib Dem vote and firmly put the Lib Dems in place as the challengers to the Conservatives in that area.
He serves on the Board of Trustees of a Northamptonshire based Charity that supports young people.
Andrew works in Financial Services for one of the country’s leading retailers. His interests outside politics including learning Spanish, trying to keep fit and gardening.