Bastwell and Daisyfield
Councillor Iftakhar Hussain
Iftakhar was brought up in this area and has lived in Blackburn for over 30 years. He is married with children who went to local schools. Iftahkar is an executive member of Bangor Street Community Association and was formerly a Parent Governor of Brookhouse Primary School.
Address: 84 Whalley Street, Blackburn, BB1 6ER
Telephone: 07880 883899
"I have been Councillor for the area for many years and have been a local businessman. I very much understand the needs of the local community." Councillor Iftakhar Hussain
Councillor Shaukat Hussain
Shaukat has been Councillor for the area since 2012. He has lived in the Bastwell area for nearly 40 years and is well known in the local community. He has been active within the voluntary sector for 30 years and including as chairman and senior shop steward for the Unite Union and a Governor at Brookhouse Primary School.
Address: c/o Democratic Services, Floor 2, Town Hall, Blackburn, BB1 7DY
Telephone: 07846 459709
I have been working hard across the ward dealing with numerous individual problems as well as campaigning on major local issues. I promise to work all year round to make Bastwell a better place for everyone. Councillor Shaukat Hussain
Councillor Parwaiz Akhtar
Parwaiz has lived in Blackburn for over 40 years. He is married with three children who are all studying at university and has worked at Training 2000 Ltd, Blackburn for over 20 years. Parwaiz has been active within voluntary work for over 30 years providing help, guidance and assistance on many issues to people from the community, charity work and fundraising, organising events and helping to set up and develop community action groups.
Address: 3 Percivial Street, Blackburn, BB1 6NH
Telephone: 07951 593 929
"I believe in Labour Party polices and have always supported them and taken an active part in delivering them. I have been local Councillor for over eleven years and worked well with the Bastwell labour team." Councillor Parwaiz Akhtar