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

See Also

County Councillor Mary Evans

Chairman of WSCA 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. 

Councillor Andy Drummond

County Councillor for Newmarket and Redlodge
District Councillor for Newmarket West
Deputy Chairman - Political

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

Sara Beckett

Deputy Chairman - Membership

 Sara Beckett has been a member of the Conservative party for 10 years and is the secretary to the largest branch in West Suffolk. She is a Dental hygienist by profession working as a tutor and Manager of a dental practice in Suffolk for 12 years.

Councillor Robert Nobbs


Robert is councillor for the West Suffolk District seat of Newmarket East on West Suffolk District Council

Councillor Joe Mason

Joe is the Conservative Councillor for Haverhill North on West Suffolk District Council

Terry Wood

Association Officer
Terry has been a lifelong supporter of the Conservative Party.  He is self employed as a compliance auditor, mainly in the construction industry and his work takes him all over the country.

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.