John Stevenson

Member of Parliament for Carlisle

In 2010 John was elected Conservative MP for Carlisle with a majority of 853. He was the first Conservative to be elected as MP for Carlisle since 1959. In 2015 he was re-elected with an increased majority of 2774.

John organises and hosts an annual Carlisle Skills Fair. The event is a huge success attracting over 2500 jobseekers and young people and 80 businesses, organisations and training providers from the Carlisle constituency.

He has a keen interest in business, education and local government reform and was a member of the Communities and Local Government Select Committee during the last Parliament.

More information can be found on his website

John Mallinson

Association President, City & County Councillor

As well as being Election Agent for the Carlisle Association, John is a City & County Councillor. He is a City Councillor for Longtown & Rockcliffe, and leader of the Conservative group on Carlisle City Council, and is the County Councillor for Houghton & Irthington. He can be contacted on 07968 251365.

John says: "I first joined the Conservative Party in the 1970's and joined Carlisle Conservative Association on moving to Carlisle in 1992. I have served two terms as Chairman of the Association and have recently been Association President. For a number of years I have acted as the Election agent for local elections and the last the three successful general Election Campaigns.

"I came from an agricultural background before becoming a newsagent and more recently worked with Adults with learning difficulties."

Caroline Henley

Association President

Caroline is the President of the Carlisle Conservative Association. As Chairman of the Association from 2012-17 Caroline was heavily involved in the re-election of John Stevenson.

Rob Currie

Deputy Chairman Political

Rob is the Deputy Chairman of Carlisle Conservatives, responsible for political activities within the Carlisle Association. Rob has acted as Campaign Manager for John Stevenson MP in the 2015 election campaign and has worked hard in making the Belle Vue ward one of the closest fought Council seats in Cumbria.

Nick Marriner

County Councillor for Wetheral DivisionNick is the Conservative County Councillor for Wetheral.   He can be contacted on 01228 561546

Gareth Ellis

City Councillor for Belah Ward and County Councillor for Belah Division.

Gareth is a City Councillor for Belah Ward situated in the north of the City, and is Deputy Leader of the Conservative Group on Carlisle City Council.

David Morton

City Councillor for Belah WardDavid is a Conservative Councillor for the Belah Ward in the north of the city.
He can be contacted on 01228515486.

Trish Vasey

Trish is a Conservative Councillor for Belah Ward in the north of the City. She can be contacted on 01228 593568.

Trish says: "I am a retired former retail worker, and I worked at House of Fraser for over 30 years. I have two grown-up children, 2 grand-daughters (also a grand-son due in August), a dog, and have been married for 44 years.

"I have served the people of Belah for the past 8 years and I look forward to serving for many years to come."

Trish is the current Mayor of Carlisle, and as such is playing a crucial role in promoting the civic life of Carlisle

Fiona Robson

City Councillor for Stanwix Urban WardFiona is a Conservative Councillor for the Stanwix Urban Ward, north of the River. She can be contacted on 07879 559287.Fiona says: "I have lived in Carlisle for my entire life. I have been married for 11 years and have one son and two step-children. I am a secondary school special needs teacher and a committed Christian."I am extremely grateful to the people of Stanwix for putting their faith in me and I look forward to working for them for many years to come."