People

Crispin Blunt

Crispin Blunt was born in 1960 and was educated at Wellington College and The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, where he won the Queen's Medal, gaining a Regular Commission. He read Politics at the University of Durham between 1981 and 1984, where he was elected President of the Union Society in 1983. In 1991 he gained an MBA at Cranfield University School of Management.

David Munro

David has been active in Surrey public affairs for twenty years and has occupied senior positions at Surrey County Council, including being responsible for transport, environment and adult social services. He recently stepped down at the end of a two-year spell as Chairman of the County Council. He represents a Farnham division as a county councillor but has pledged to resign as a councillor if elected Surrey's Police and Crime Commissioner in the May elections, as he believes that being PCC is a full time job.

Daniel Hannan MEP

Daniel Hannan is a writer and journalist, and has been Conservative MEP for South East England since 1999. He speaks French and Spanish and loves Europe, but believes that the European Union is making its constituent nations poorer, less democratic and less free.

Richard Ashworth MEP

Richard is the Conservative Spokesman on Agriculture and sits on the European Parliament's Agriculture committee. In addition, he sits on the Policy Challenges committee and the Budget's committee. He was Deputy Leader of the UK Conservative delegation to the European Parliament from November 2008 to November 2010 and served as Chief Whip from January to November 2007. He was first elected in the European elections of 2004 and was reelected in 2009.

Nirj Deva MEP

Research Fellow, University of Loughborough (1971-73), Graduate of the Royal Aeronautical Society and Institute of Mechanical Engineers. Scientific advisor (1975-80), businessman and company director (1980-99). Current: Chm Symphony Environmental Technologies PLC, Director Aitken Spence Ltd, Director, Distilleries Corporation Ltd, (both Forbes 300 Asian Companies), Advisor London Asia Capital plc, Chm Serene Resorts Ltd (Beach Property Developers). 

Mary Newstead MBE (Conservative Women's Organisation)

I've been involved with the Association for many years and have been fortunate to stand as a candidate at local elections and support the local community in a number of roles.Today I represent the Conservative Women's Organisation for Reigate & Banstead and am always happy to hear from prospective members and supporters keen to get involved - pleae use the contact form to get in touch.  

Cllr Simon Parnall (Kingswood & Burgh Heath)

Simon Parnall has lived in Kingswood for fourteen years, and has served as Borough Councillor since being elected in 2012.  He is married to Judy and they have a twelve year-old son, Matthew.