Nick was elected as the MP for Enfield North in May 2010.
Nick first stood in Enfield North in 2001. He showed great commitment to Enfield by standing again in 2005. He stood as candidate for the third time in 2010; after 10 years as the Conservative candidate, he became the Conservative MP for Enfield North on 6 May 2010.
Nick was born into a Service family at RAF Princess Elizabeth hospital, Ely. He has four grown up children - Jessica (26), Laura (25), Madeleine (23),and Alex (21). Nick is a keen traveller, football and rugby fan. One of his daughters is away at University studying to be a doctor at Barts & London School of Medicine. His youngest daughter MadeleIne works in recruitment, whilst Laura works in a live events company. Alex, his son, having spent a year undertaking charity and voluntary work in Costa Rica and Zimbabwe has now completed his third year at Norttingham University following in the footsteps of his sister!.
In November 2009 Nick was lucky enough to marry Helen who now runs the exhibition, conference and event company that Nick set up in 1990. Before becoming an MP, Nick worked first as an exhibition project manager from 1984, then finally as Managing Director. He moved the business from London in 1995 first to Hoddesdon then to Ware. He brings extensive experience of business to his role as MP for Enfield North - a constituency that needs to see more jobs, and for more businesses to move into the area.