Fourth candidate to attend climate change meeting

Daryll Pitcher, UKIP candidate for Suffolk Coastal

Daryll Pitcher, UKIP candidate for Suffolk Coastal - Credit: Archant

A fourth parliamentary candidate for Suffolk Coastal has accepted an invitation to debate climate change policy at a public meeting on Saturday.

United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) candidate Daryll Pitcher is set to join Labour’s Russell Whiting, Liberal Democrat James Sandbach and Green candidate Rachel Smith-Lyte at the meeting organised by environmental group Greener Sax for 10am at Saxmundham Market Hall.

Therese Coffey, Conservative MP for Suffolk Coastal, is unable to attend due to a prior engagement.

The lead speaker at the meeting will be writer and environmentalist Andrew Simms.