People

Tim Bamford

Denby Dale Conservative Spokesman

Tim has  lived in the area for 25 years mostly in Skelmanthorpe and have ties to the area going back 40 years. Currently working as Operations Manager for a local firm and chairman of a local protest group opposing unsustainable development in the ward.

 

Mark Eastwood

Member of Parliament for Dewsbury

Mark was elected as an MP for the first time in 2019. He now represents Dewsbury, Mirfield, Kirkburton and Denby Dale. 

Cllr Richard Smith

Richard Smith, Kirklees Councillor, Kirkburton Ward. 

Richard is a Radiographer and has worked in the NHS for over 20 years. He is married with two small children.

Keith Mallinson

Candidate Kirklees Council - Dewsbury East

Keith was a plane technician in the RAF for nine years and served in Stanley during the Falklands War. After leaving the service he became a car salesman and driving instructor. He now owns his own business and has lived in Dewsbury East for nineteen years. 

Cllr John J Taylor

Kirklees Council - Kirkburton

John is a ward councillor for Kirkburton having been elected in May 2015.   John is retired having worked for over 30 years in Retail Banking. He was elected as Deputy Leader of the Conservative Group in May 2017 & has also served as a Parish Councillor for the Village of Shepley for over 11 years.