Next week PinkNews.co.uk will be interviewing the Liberal Democrat candidate for Mayor of London, Brian Paddick.

We are inviting readers to contact us by email with questions you would like us to ask the former Metropolitan police Deputy Assistant Commissioner.

Until his retirement from the force in May 2007, Mr Paddick was the most senior out gay officer in the UK.

He was chosen as the Lib Dem candidate for Mayor of London by Lib Dem members in the city.

Londoners will go to the polls on May 1st.

Other candidates for Mayor include the Labour incumbent, Ken Livingstone, Conservative Boris Johnson and the Green party’s Sian Berry.

If you have a question for Mr Paddick, send an email to news@pinknews.co.uk and write PADDICK in the subject box.

Please send your questions before 13:00 on Sunday 26th January.