People

Rt Hon Geoffrey Cox QC

Parliamentary Candidate for Torridge & West Devon

Geoffrey lives in West Devon, near Tavistock, with his wife, Jeanie and his family. They have a daughter and two sons, Charlotte, James and Jonathan who attended the local village school. Geoffrey was born and brought up in the West Country, is the son of a soldier (his father was schooled in Tavistock) and his family have been Devonians for generations. His brother is a local solicitor.

Tavistock South East: Debo Sellis

Debo is married to locally born retired fire officer John Sellis, her family has four children and four grandchildren, and she has a wealth of experience in local government.

James Hellyer - Deputy Chairman

Cllr James Hellyer is the Deputy Chairman Fundraising & Membership and the Hon Treasurer of Torridge and West Devon Conservative Association.

Shebbear, Langtree & Newton St Petrock: David Hurley

"I have lived in Langtree for nearly eight years, and take great interest in what happens in my Ward of Shebbear, Langtree and Newton St Petrock. I am Vice Chairman of the Torridge University of the Third Age (U3A), and an active member of Langtree History Group.

Milton Ford: Bob Baldwin

"Having chosen to live in West Devon some 7 years ago, I am keen to conserve the heritage assets, landscape and biodiversity of the borough.

Tavistock North: Neil Jory

"I am standing for election for the first time, having lived and worked in the Tavistock area since 2002. If elected, I will use my experiences as a qualified Chartered Secretary, Finance Manager and local business owner to represent the interests of the residents of Tavistock North.

Brian Lamb - Bere Ferrers

Upon leaving school, for five years I was a member of police forces in Birmingham and North West Europe, including Berlin.

Alison Hernandez

Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon & Cornwall

Alison Hernandez was elected as the Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly in May 2016.

Bideford South: Tony Inch

"Let me introduce myself, my name is Tony Inch, and have been a Torridge and Bideford Councillor for the past 12 years.