H.A. Julian Arnold

Chairman, Blackburn Conservative Association

Julian is a local businessman who has been involved with the Conservative Party all his life. He is proud to lead the Association at this important time in International, national and local politics.

Mark Russell

Deputy Chair (Political), Blackburn Conservative Association

Mark is a local business professional who is passionate about politics and feels strongly that Blackburn deserves better than what the Labour council have done for the town.

Harvey Najmi

Deputy Chair (Membership & Fundraising)

Harvey is a law graduate who runs his own property business.

Keith Murray

Secretary, Blackburn Conservative Association

Keith was a highly regarded Councillor for Meadowhead ward until boundary changes meant the ward was abolished in 2018. A font of all local government knowledge, Keith has ably served Blackburn Conservatives as Treasurer and now Secretary.

Paul Marrow

Councillor - Livesey with Pleasington

Elected: 02 May 2019
First Elected: 06 May 2016
Ward: Livesey with Pleasington

Julie Daley

Councillor - Billinge & Beardwood

Elected: 03 May 2018
First Elected: 28 July 2011
Ward: Billinge & Beardwood


Derek Hardman

Councillor - Livesey with Pleasington

Elected: 03 May 2018
First Elected: 07 June 2001
Ward: Livesey with Pleasington


Jon Baldwin

Council Candidate - Ewood

Blackburn born and bred, Jon is a lifelong Blackburn Rovers fan and keen sportsman who plays for Cherry Tree Cricket Club and also enjoys golf and boxing.

Imtiaz Ali

Council Candidate - Billinge & Beardwood

Imtiaz has many years' experience in fields including business management, development, and travel and tourism. He has also devoted his considerable energies and passion to assisting the community.

Sarah Morrison

Council Candidate - Mill Hill & Moorgate

Sarah is the Conservative candidate for Mill Hill & Moorgate.