B.C. Conservative Party leadership hopeful coming to Nanaimo

Nanaimo residents are invited to learn more about the B.C. Conservative Party and meet leadership candidate John Cummins on Saturday (May 7).

Nanaimo residents are invited to learn more about the B.C. Conservative Party and meet leadership candidate John Cummins on Saturday (May 7).

The free event takes place at 3 p.m. at the Oliver Woods Community Centre at 6000 Oliver Rd.

Nick Rvachew, membership director for the Nanaimo B.C. Conservative Constituency Association, said the event is a chance for anyone from the general public to come and learn more about the party and its platform and vision for B.C.

Cummins, former federal MP for Delta-Richmond East and the only leadership candidate, will be on hand to answer questions.

The B.C. Conservative Party holds its leadership convention May 28 in Vancouver.

Cummins also has a stop in Duncan planned Saturday at 11 a.m. and will travel to Parksville following the Nanaimo meet and greet to attend a dinner at the Tigh-Na-Mara Resort and Spa.

For more information, please call Rvachew at 250-729-8707.

We are experiencing technical difficulties with our commenting platform and hope to be up and running again soon. In the meantime, you can still send us your thoughts on Facebook or Twitter, or submit a letter to the editor.