Cllr. Dr. Rupert Read is Transport Spokesperson for Norwich Green Party, Press Officer for Norfolk Green Party, and national GP spokesman on Public Services.
He is Reader in Philosophy at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, where he specialises increasingly in political and environmental philosophy. He is also a columnist with the Eastern Daily Press, on the weekly (each Saturday) One World Column.
Dr Read has recently been selected to contest the Norwich North by-election following his excellent campaign in the 2009 European Elections where he came within 1% of being elected to the European Parliament.