Rewind: The Lincoln Debate

Six candidates vying to become the next MP for Lincoln have been answering your questions in a live debate in the city this evening.

Watch the full debate below:

Live from the Drill Hall: The #LincolnDebate with the candidates looking for your vote to become the city's next MP.

Posted by The Lincolnite on Monday, 5 June 2017

Organised by the The Lincolnite and BBC Radio Lincolnshire, the 90-minute programme allowed candidates to go head to head on issues and questions put to them by a live studio audience, as well as those watching on Facebook.

The candidates taking part in the debate were:

  • Ben Loryman – Green Party
  • Karen Lee – Labour
  • Caroline Kenyon – Liberal Democrats
  • Nick Smith – UKIP
  • Iain Scott-Burdon – Independent
  • Phil Gray – Independent

Conservative candidate Karl McCartney refused to take part.

Viewers also left their thoughts on what the candidates are saying on Facebook, and by using the #LincolnDebate hashtag on Twitter.