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Candidate wants to bring scientific approach to politics

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016


Richard Halsall standing in Douglas East

A Douglas East candidate in September's manx General Election says he wants to bring, 'informed, fact-based decision making' to Manx politics.

Richard Halsall works at the Wildlife Park as the collection manager.

He is standing as a candidate for the Manx Labour Party.

Speaking live on Mandate on Manx Radio this morning, Mr Halsall said he would like to use his experience in a field not normally associated with politics: