Owen Meredith was the Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Newcastle-under-Lyme in the June 2017 General Election, securing the highest vote share for the Conservative Party since 1900.
Owen is National Chairman of the Tory Reform Group (TRG) championing the One Nation tradition within Conservative thinking and policy making. Owen previously served as Deputy Chairman and has been on the Board of the TRG since 2014. He has been a Conservative activist for 15 years and has wide experience across the voluntary party from university branches to Constituency Chairman and National Executive.
Outside of politics, Owen enjoys running, cooking, and music and is passionate about animal welfare. He volunteers as a charity champion for Battersea Dogs and Cats Home which looks after cats and dogs that are abused and neglected.
He tweets at @owenlmeredith.