People

John Roughton - Federation Chairman

John Roughton is the current Chairman of The Ashfield and Mansfield Conservative Federation and brings with him over 40 years management experience in the finance and health sectors.

Ben Bradley - Member of Parliament for Mansfield

Born in Ripley, Derbyshire, Ben initially went to Bath University to study Sports Science. After deciding that the course wasn't right for him, he dropped out and worked as a landscape gardener and an Administrator.

Cllr Stephen Harvey - King's Walk

Stephen Harvey is the Mansfield District Councillor for King's Walk. He was first elected in the 2015 Mansfield District Elections and served a term as Chairman of the Council in 2016/17 before moving to The Conservative Party in May 2017.

Cllr Lee Anderson - Huthwaite and Brierley

Lee Anderson has served on Ashfield District Council since 2015 representing Huthwaite and Brierley. Since 2018 Cllr Anderson has served as a Conservative Councillor after becoming disillusioned with Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party.

Cllr Dawn Hodgman - Underwood

Dawn Hodgman currently serves on Selston Parish Council representing Underwood. Cllr Hodgman is The Conservative Candidate for Selston in the 2019 Ashfield District Council Elections.

George Jabbour

Having obtained a degree in engineering, George went on to win a scholarship to study for a postgraduate degree in Finance.  He also holds a degree in law.

 

Jim Hemmings

I’ve lived in Mansfield my whole life and I’m always proud to say where I’m from and I’ve learned so much from growing up here. I am married and we have 3 beautiful young boys and Mansfield is a place where we want to raise our Children.

Laura Hemmings

I was born, primary schooled (then went on to Brunt’s) and raised in this ward and I have fond memories of playing on the parks with friends on Grange Farm. 

 

Ricky-Lee Cooke

I was born, raised and went to school in Mansfield Woodhouse. I’m proud of our village, our community spirit and our heritage.

 

Helena Sale

My name is Helena and I am a councilor candidate for Sandhurst ward. I have lived in Mansfield all my life, I went to High Oakham primary school and The Brunt’s academy and I’m currently studying economics at university.