2022 Election Candidates


Mike Edwards


Hannah Fisher


Craig Andrew


Sue Clarke

Central St Leonards

Mustafa Samadi


John Rankin


Chris Meaden


Stuart Murphy

Maze Hill

Andy Patmore

Old Hastings

Kim Hollis


James Hollis


Sophie De-Roe

St Helens

Laurie Loe


Judy Sillem

West St Leonards

Matthew Beaver

Wishing Tree

Roger Streeten



Hannah Fisher

Candidate for Baird

I have lived in Hastings all my life and attended school here before moving onto higher education in the town centre. Having this local connection helps me understand the issues residents face today.

James Hollis

Candidate for Ore

My family and I have lived in Hastings Borough for many years. I am incredibly optimistic about our town’s future which is why I am standing for election to our local council.

Judy Sillem

Candidate for Tressell

I have lived in Hastings for over 30 years. Some of that time I was a secondary school teacher and before that a Part 1 qualified Legal Executive.

Laurie Loe

Candidate for St Helens

I have lived in Hastings all my life and care deeply for the town.

Roger Streeten

Candidate for Wishing Tree

I am delighted to introduce myself as your Conservative candidate in the upcoming Hastings Borough Council elections on 5th May this year.

I have lived in the Borough for the last seventeen years and as a community, it is one of the best-kept secrets on the south coast.

Sue Clarke

Candidate for Castle

Sue has lived in St Leonards for 14 years. Originally employed as a Health Visitor for the NHS she is now retired and works in various St Leonards Community projects. Currently she is a volunteer vaccinator working with the St Johns Ambulance team.

Matthew Beaver

Hastings Borough Councillor - West St Leonards Ward

East Sussex County Councillor - Maze Hill and West St Leonards.

Stuart Murphy

Candidate for Hollington

Stuart Murphy joined the Conservatives in 2019. He is currently Chairman of the Hastings & St Leonard's Veterans Association and member of the Old Gits Network.

Chris Meaden

Candidate for Gensing

I have lived in Gensing ward for over 35 years. I have run four separate businesses from an initial design engineering company to running Thomas's Taxis. I was chief designer and project engineer running a team of engineers to design and manufacture a V12 race engine.