Tomorrow, Friday April 16, Lord Pearson will be in Dover. Here is the programme, as arranged so far:
10am: Dover Town Hall, Biggin Street, CT16 1DL
Lord Pearson to meet representatives from Dover Chamber of Commerce.
10.30am: Dover College, Effingham Crescent, CT17 9RH
Lord Pearson to meet with headmaster.
11am to 1pm: Dover Sea Sports Centre, Marine Parade, CT17 9HU
Lord Pearson in roundtable discussion with Kent PPCs (around 13 currently planning to attend from across the county). Q&A session with PPCs, plus Lord P earson outlines the UKIP view on the possible sale of Dover port.
The media have been invited from 11.30am.
Time set aside for media interviews. Paul Francis, political editor of the Kent Messenger Group of papers is attending, as is Nick Ames from the Kent on Sunday Group. Any broadcast media will be confirmed nearer the time.
1pm: 45 minute boat trip around the port
Boat leaves from nearby the sports centre. PPCs may choose to join Lord P earson on the trip. This will also provide another photo opportunity.