Dan is a local resident who is passionate about the need to rejuvenate Blackburn Central. He is fed up of littered streets and believes that Labour councillors do not care enough about the area and do not speak for the working class.
I was born on a council estate in Salford and attended the local comprehensive school. My parents always instilled in me a work ethic and I surprised both them and myself by becoming the first person in my family to go to university.
Rizwan Ali Shah is the Conservative candidate for Billinge and Beardwood
Rizwan stood as an Independent candidate for Blackburn at the 2019 General Election and joined the Conservatives in the aftermath of that. His joining of the Conservative Party was covered by Asian news channels.