Dr Helen Geake has lived in the constituency since 2000, and recently led a successful campaign to prevent the demolition of Woolpit Methodist Chapel, now to be re-used as housing.
She has a track record in such campaigning work, having been a committee member of Rescue (1998–2003).
She has experience of working with Parliament, too, as an advisor to the All-Party Parliamentary Archaeology Group (2003–2005).
‘As an archaeologist, I see the effect of human activity on our environment across thousands of years,’
‘It is clear that we must take radical action now to deal with the unintended consequences of past human actions.
‘As a parent, I have also become increasingly conscious of the future, and the state of the world we will hand on to our descendants.’
Combining proven campaigning skills with established media experience, including six years on Channel 4’s Time Team,