John has lived in Spelthorne for 15 years and joined the Liberal Democrats because he believes the local and national policies are the best way forward for the country.
He taught science for many years. His experience of working with people from diverse backgrounds has informed his belief in valuing diversity and equal opportunities, and a commitment to protecting all aspects of the environment from cleaning up polluted air to protecting green belt and other green spaces for future generations to enjoy.
He joined the Spelthorne Tree Wardens to make a small contribution to redressing the loss of trees in the borough from over development and disease. He believes in openness and transparency in politics at local and national level and will work to ensure this happens in Spelthorne.