Councillor Rachel Hood

Councillor for Newmarket East

Rachel is Councillor for the West Suffolk District seat of Newmarket East

County Councillor for Exning and Newmarket

Rachel has lived in Newmarket for 20 years, and has known Newmarket well since she was an undergraduate at Cambridge University. She has worked as a lawyer for many years and she and her husband, racehorse trainer John Gosden, have brought up their four children up in Newmarket.

Having served on Newmarket Town Council since 2011, she is continuing her work to get a Neighbourhood Plan for the town to ensure that residents at last have a say as to how Newmarket town centre will be developed in the future.

Mayor of Newmarket

Rachel is also a Town Councillor

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County Councillor Mary Evans

Association President and Deputy Leader of Suffolk County Council
Suffolk born and bred, Mary trained as a journalist on the East Anglian Daily Times before she became a political correspondent at Westminster. She returned home to Suffolk in 2004 and soon became involved in her local community leading the campaign to save and upgrade the village hall. 

Ruth Bowman JP

Ruth was elected as an Officer of the Association four years ago. Ruth brings invaluable insight into managing a voluntary political organisation. She has worked as an HR Professional for many years and has only recently embarked on a number of new avenues, including becoming a Justice of the Peace.

Susan Glossop

Susan is the Conservative Member for Risby Ward on West Suffolk Council and Deputy Chairman (Finance and Membership) for West Suffolk Conservative Association

Jane Busuttil

Honorary Treasurer, Parish Councillor and Branch Chairman

Jane was elected as Honorary Treasurer of the West Suffolk Conservative Association at the AGM in March 2018. Jane also services as a councillor on Mildenhall Parish Council and a Chairman of Mildenhall and District Branch.

Councillor Carol Bull

Carol is the Conservative District Councillor for Barningham Ward in the West Suffolk Council.
She is also an Officer of West Suffolk Conservative Association and sits on the Development Control and Performance and Audit Committees of St. Edmundsbury Borough Council. Married with two children, she was born in Cheshire, educated in Surrey and has lived in Suffolk villages for over 40 years, the last seven in Hopton

County Councillor Colin Noble

Colin is Conseravtive County Councillor on Suffolk County Councillor for Row Heath
Colin lives in Lakenheath with his partner Lisa and has been a Councillor since 2006, firstly on Suffolk County Council and since 2011 on Forest Heath District Council as well.

Councillor Louis Busuttil

Louis Busuttil is a Suffolk County Councillor for Mildenhall Division. 

Louis lives and works in the heart of Mildenhall, having moved there almost five years ago to run his own consultancy practice with his wife Jane.

Councillor Andy Drummond

Andy is the Distirct Councillor for Newmarket West ward and Cabinet Member for Planning on West Suffolk Council. He is chairman of Newmarket Conservatives, Deputy Chairman (Political) of West Suffolk Conservative Association and a Newmarket Town Councillor

Councillor Brian Harvey

Brian is Councillor for Manor Ward
Brian has lived in the village of Worlington for the past twenty-two years. Married with two children and three grandchildren, Brian enjoys gardening and playing golf. He enjoys travelling and is interested in current affairs.