At a packed special meeting of the Barrow and Furness Conservative Association at Dalton’s Drill Hall, Simon Fell was tonight overwhelmingly selected as the Conservative parliamentary candidate for Barrow and Furness.
Mr Fell is Chairman of the Barrow and District Credit Union and a Director of fraud prevention agency, Cifas. He is married to Pippa and has a 3-year-old, Peg with another on the way. Since 2015, Mr Fell has reduced the Labour majority in Barrow to just 209 votes.
Speaking after the selection, Simon said: