We are delighted to announce Richard Foord as the Liberal Democrat candidate for North Somerset in the General Election.
Richard grew up in Yatton, went to Backwell School and got married in Nailsea.
He served for ten years as an officer in the British Army, including time in Kosovo and Iraq, during which he attained the rank of Major.
He currently works in the international partnerships team of one of the UK's leading universities, where he has particular responsibility for the university's links with East Asia.
Richard is married with three children.