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.
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.