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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dave Hodgson (born 21 October 1959) is the [1 ] directly elected mayor of the Borough of Bedford in Bedfordshire, England. Hodgson is the second elected mayor to represent the [2 ] Liberal Democrats in the United Kingdom.
Hodgson was elected to office in a
by-election held on October 15, 2009, following the death of previous mayor, Frank Branston. [1 ]
Early life and career [ edit ]
Hodgson first lived in
Bedford from when he was nine years old, and he attended Mark Rutherford School, where his father was headmaster. Attaining a degree in Computing and Business, Hodgson's career outside politics has included IT, lecturing and operating his own secretarial services business. [3 ]
Political career [ edit ]
Hodgson opening the Bedford Boat Slide Weir Turbine in June 2012.
Hodgson was elected to
Bedford Borough Council in 2002, representing Kingsbrook. After the 2009 local elections, Hodgson became leader of the Liberal Democrat group on the council, and was also appointed an executive member with the Portfolio for Partnerships & IT by the mayor, Frank Branston. [3 ]
After the death of Branston in August 2009, Hodgson was selected as the Liberal Democrat candidate for the
mayoral by-election which was held on October 15, 2009. Hodgson gained 9,428 votes in the first round of the election, to his nearest opponent's 9,105. In the second round he gained a further 4,127 votes, and was declared winner. [1 ]
In May 2011, he was re-elected mayor for a second term, winning 19,966 in the first round to his opponent's 17,501, and then gained a further 4,325 in the second round to win by a majority of 4,966.
Personal life [ edit ]
Hodgson lives in the
Kingsbrook area of Bedford with his wife, Christine. His interests and pursuits include gardening, golf, and watching football with his wife. [3 ]
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