Wednesday, July 07, 2004

Original biography page

Campaign rosette

The Morley Coat of Arms

Ian Grey's Biography Biography

Standing for Morley Town Council

BLOG- regular campaign updates- click here

Terry Grayshon is standing as a Morley Borough Independent in nearby Central Ward for the By-Election happening at the same time as the Elmfield vote, on Thursday July 22nd. He is also opposed by both Labour and BNP candidates. As Terry has been kind enough to include a link to this site I am delighted to reciprocate here and wish him well in his campaign.

Whilst I'm not a "Morley Borough Independent" (which is actually formally registered as a political party, apparently due to Leeds City Council playing silly beggars in recent times) I am satisfied that they are not a political party in the traditional sense of the word, i.e. accepting the party whip & using the blunt instruments of conflict & submission to (mis)manage. Indeed having known the various individuals for some time now, the phrase "herding cats" comes to mind for any approach other than collaboration.


This Web page contains the details sent to the Morley Advertiser and Observer in early July for candidate information relating to the Elmfield Ward by-election on July 22nd. Morley is a town of about 50,000 people on the south western outskirts of Leeds, West Yorkshire and was a Borough in its own right until 1974.

Ian Grey- "studio shot" actually taken in a picture framer 's shop in a Bradford market one lunchtime. Ian Grey - An introduction

Ian is 46 and lives in Morley

He is married with one Son

He works in telecommunications

He is a Trustee of the Communications Management Association

Community Activities

Local Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator

Parent Governor at a Primary School

Treasurer of School PTA

Volunteer Webmaster for Morley Town Council

Member of Morley Civic Society

Involved in Right to Read schemes in Bradford

Former active member in Round Table (now too old!)

Chief firer at Needless Fireworks display since 2001

Recently raised £400+ abseiling for kidney research

Regular presenter to Yr11/6th formers in West Yorkshire

Has served on Committees since 1974

More info about Ian’s interests can be found at

Last updated July 7th 2004

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