Former NRL captain John Sutton teams with Anthony Andrews in race for Randwick councillor


Former Rabbitohs captain John Sutton has announced his intention to run for Randwick council alongside independent councillor Anthony Andrews. 

“As you’re aware, Anthony Andrews is re-standing as an independent candidate in central ward for the upcoming council elections on Saturday, December 4,” a video Sutton posted to Instagram said.

“Running with him as part of the community independent team is former premiership-winning captain of the South Sydney Rabbitohs John Sutton.”

Sutton recently spoke out against a decision by the NSW Electoral Commission to ban handouts within 100 metres of polling booths.

“I haven’t been in politics for too long, but at least I know that’s wrong, and we need to get that changed,” he told 2GB. 

“Anthony has been a long[-term] councillor in this area, and his views resonate with me, so I’m glad I get to run with him.”

Cr Anthony Andrews was first elected to the council in 2000. 





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