The Association

Our Parliamentary Candidate

Mark Spencer (See adjacent profile or click here to go to his website)


Sherwood Conservative Association is responsible for campaigning in the local area and supporting Mark Spencer. It is made up of a number of groups and Branches. The structure and some key contacts can be found here.

The best way to contact 'The Association' is by email to or by phone on 01159654867


The Association

Chairman  - Simon Murray - - marked FAO Chairman

Dep. Chairman Political - Cllr Ben Bradley -

Treasurer - Cllr Chris Barnfather

Secretary - Belinda Kalka -

Officers - Cllr Jane Walker, Claire Spencer


Hon. President - Joe Lonergan

Hon. Vice President - Shirley Robbins

Hon. Vice President - Richard Tuxford


 Other local representatives:

Andrew Lewer MEP

Emma McClarkin MEP 

After working in Law, Emma  has been working for the Conservative Party in the East Midlands Region for some 8 years, first as Press Officer for the East Midlands Conservative MEPs, then as Political Advisor in the European Parliament in Brussels where she gained first hand experience of the legislative process in action.

 Emma is now one of five elected MEPs for the East Midlands region. Since elected Emma has been appointed Conservative Spokesman and Coordinator on the Culture and Education and Sport Committee in the European Parliament, as well as being a member of the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee and International Development Committee. She was recently appointed Chief Whip.


County Councillors - Boyd Elliott (Calverton), Chris Barnfather (Newstead), Roger Jackson (Farnsfield & Lowdham),

District Councillors - Ben Bradley, Mick Murphy (Hucknall North), Kevin Rostance, Phil, Rostance (Hucknall West), Chris Barnfather, Colin Powell, Bruce Andrews (Newstead Abbey), Tammy Bisset (Bestwood St Albans), Jane Walker, Boyd Elliott, Paul Stirland (Calverton), Helen Greensmith (The Dumbles), Frank Taylor (Farnsfield).