City Council Candidates

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

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. 

Kayleigh Luscombe

Kayleigh Luscombe is the Conservative City Council Candidate 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.

John Harvey

John Harvey is standing for the Priory 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 Priory ward, and if elected will work alongside fellow Conservative Councillor Andrew Leadbetter.