Shiney Row, Penshaw and New Herrington

John Deemz is a local campaigner and the Conservative candidate for Shiney Row Ward in 2021.

John lives in Shiney Row Ward with his family. After leaving school John joined the armed forces. He has since completed a BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science and an MSc Health, Safety and Wellbeing at the University of Sunderland. He has worked as a science technician in a secondary school and lectured at an FE college.

He is involved in the local community as a volunteer, for example helping out at local events, and campaigns on issues to improve the local community and its economy.


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Shiney Row Ward is within the Houghton and Sunderland South constituency. Our HSS Constituency Officer is Chris Burnicle.