People

Katherine New

Katherine New is an NHS Healthcare Scientist, working at the RD&E Hospital for over 20 years. With lifelong experience in community leadership and governance roles and having grown up in St Thomas and Alphington, she is committed to improving the quality of life for people in Exeter. She is the Alphington Ward candidate for the 2018 local elections and Deputy Chairman (Membership and Finance) for the Westexe Branch. Contact katherinenew@btinternet.com

Mason Bell - Candidate for St Thomas

Mason is new to Exeter and is keen to understand the issue that are important to Exeter residents. He lives in St.Thomas and is involved in the St.Thomas Community Association. He is interested in supporting local community groups, and is particularly keen to raise and address the daily issues faced by people with disabilities.  He is running a petition to demand Network Rail and GWR make St.Thomas station more accessible to disabled people by installing a lift to both platforms. 

Cllr Cynthia Thompson

Cynthia Thompson is a current Conservative city councillor for Pinhoe, and has previously served as The Lord Mayor of Exeter.

Lucille Baker

Lucille Baker is the Agent for the Exeter Conservative Association and is responsible for the day to day running of Exeter Conservatives. She runs elections and other campaigns, coordinates volunteers and advises the Management Team and Executive Council. If you're interested in getting involved with the Conservatives in Exeter or just have a general query, then contact Lucille.

Kayleigh Luscombe

Kayleigh Luscombe is the local Conservative contact for Exwick and has lived in the ward since 2013. She is keen to help her fellow residents, and is often out and about talking to people about local concerns. Email: westexetories@gmail.com   

John Harvey

John Harvey standing for the Duryard and St James Ward. Former City Centre Manager for 18 years, John has been at the heart of the city's development into one of the hubs of the Southwest. After two decades working at the heart of city centre development, John a former Exeter City Councillor for Alphington is standing for the Duryard and St James ward, and if elected will work alongside fellow Conservative Coucillor Percy Prowse.

John Harvey

John Harvey standing for the Duryard and St James Ward. Former City Centre Manager for 18 years, John has been at the heart of the city's development into one of the hubs of the Southwest. After two decades working at the heart of city centre development, John a former Exeter City Councillor for Alphington is standing for the Duryard and St James ward, and if elected will work alongside fellow Conservative Coucillor Percy Prowse.

Ruth Smith - Association President

Ruth Smith is currently President of the Exeter Conservative Association. With many years of experience in local city council politics as a former city councillor, she is an expert on issues surrounding Pinhoe and Exeter as a whole. She is available to be contacted at ruthsm@blueyonder.co.uk to help you with any of your local concerns.