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Gloucester Cathedral to host general election hustings

Gloucester Cathedral will host a hustings for the upcoming general election later this month.

The event will take place on Monday, June 24 at 7:30pm.

All parties and independent candidates standing in the Gloucester constituency have been invited to participate.

The hustings will be co-chaired by the Very Reverend Andrew Zihni, Dean of Gloucester, and Reverend Canon Nikki Arthy, the City Rector.

Everyone from the local community is invited to go along and share in this opportunity to help decide the future of the constituency of Gloucester.

Anyone who would like to submit a question should arrive at the cathedral by 6:45pm.

Questions will be read out by the chairs during the debate and seating will be allocated on a first-come, first served basis.

The Very Reverend Andrew Zihni, Dean of Gloucester, said: "Gloucester Cathedral is an important space for public debate. We welcome this opportunity to offer this sacred space as a platform for democratic engagement.

"We encourage people from all sections of the community to attend and to participate in this event, which will be a wonderful opportunity to hear diverse perspectives and engage with the issues that matter most to the community. We look forward to a lively and respectful debate."

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