Born on 12th Apr 1923, Norman Bordoli went to Gateway School and during the war was a telegraphist, serving on motor torpedo boats. He was a knitter in the hosiery trade and became a member of the National Executive of the Hosiery Union.
He was chairman of the Eyres Monsell Tenants Association during the 1960s and 1970s.
He first stood as a Communist Party candidate in 1968 and became branch secretary of the Leicester Communist Party during the 1970s.
Bordoli died in March 1995.