People

Sabine Capes

Dr Sabine Capes (Lohmann):  started her career in 1995 working in Corporate Market and Customer Research in Germany and the UK. Having become an expert in reading market trends and understanding consumer behaviour Sabine started her own consultancy in 2010.

Rose Chandler

Rose Chandler has lived in Surrey for 14 years and in Ashford since 2007. Married to Mike, she has two married daughters and a son. As a resident of Wrens Avenue she has first-hand experience of the local traffic problems and other local issues.

Nirj Deva MEP

Member of the European Parliament for the South East of England. Nirj was educated at St Joseph's Catholic College, Colombo and Loughborough University. He has been an aeronautical Engineer, Scientist and a Company Chairman and Director from 1997-99. He was a Member of Parliament, Brentford & Isleworth, from 1992-97.

Tim Evans

Surrey County Councillor  for the Sunbury and Halliford Division

Tim was re-elected in the 4th May 2017 election for Surrey County Council with a 734 majority.

Mark Francis

I am a family man with 3 children and 2 grandchildren. We have our own family run business and I have lived and worked in Staines all my life

Alfred Friday

Spelthorne Conservative Association Vice President

Elected as Mayor of Spelthorne 19th May 2016 for a year.

Nick Gething

Nick is a solicitor specialising in commercial property and working in Staines. He is married with three children, one of which is still in a school in the borough.

Michele Gibson

Michele Gibson has lived in and loved the riverside area of Staines for the last 5 years. Michele’s previous career was working in the Telecommunications Industry, which she did for 15 years.

Alison Griffiths

Surrey County Councillor for Sunbury Common and Ashford Common Division

Alison won the Sunbury Common and Ashford Common Division of Surrey County Council on 4 May 2017 with a 365 majority. 

Daniel Hannan, MEP

Member of the European Parliament for the South East of England. Daniel Hannan has been Conservative MEP for the South East of England since 1999. Local Conservatives voted him to the top of the regional list for the 2004 and 2009 European elections.He is Secretary-General of the Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists - the only bloc in Brussels that campaigns against closer integration.