Sue Metcalfe - Conservative District Councillor

Upper Wharfedale

I was born in Kilnsey and continued to live in the village where previous generations of my family were also born. My early working career was spent in the pharmaceutical industry, which offered me the opportunity for extensive travel.

Mr Giles Bowring

Skipton & Ripon Conservative Association

Giles grew up near Settle and after working in London and Hong Kong returned to his family home in 1987 where he lives with his wife. He has two grown up children. In his working life he has been an insurance broker, an investment manager and the Bursar at Giggleswick School until 2016. 

Bernard Bateman

Skipton & Ripon Conservative Association
Deputy Chairman (Mnembership)

John Clark

Conservative Policy Forum

John has chaired the Conservative Policy Forum since its inception. Prior to this John was the Chair of the Independent Association of Preparatory Schools where he was Headteacher for a total of 22 years.