Interview w/ Dave Hodgson - Zeiss
Kingdom Strategy Conference 2015 / David Hodgson
Mayor Dave Hodgson Does 'ALS Ice Bucket Challenge'
Wez Hone & Dave Hodgson introduction...
Hull KR's Dave Hodgson's try vs Hull FC
Talk Radio Europe, The Daily with Dave Hodgson interviews Mark Dempster, Addiction Counsellor
Dave Hodgson's Victory in Bedford Mayoral Election
Mayor of Bedford- Dave Hodgson attempts a "Boris"
Mayor Dave Hodgson at the Bedford Riverside North Development Consultation Event
Goodbye History Teacher - Dave Hodgson (Original)
Mayor Dave Hodgson at the Town Centre Exhibition
The Best Part - Dave Hodgson (Original)
Ark Word 26 04 15 Dave Hodgson Don´t Be A People Pleaser
Mayor Dave Hodgson Launches new Pothole Hit Squad for Bedford Borough
Dave Hodgson discussed Scotland's first tea plantation with Derek Walker
Kingdom Investors Overview from Dave Hodgson
Mayor Dave Hodgson Climate Change Fund Message.avi
Dave Hodgson: Why I am standing for Mayor
Talk Radio Europe - Out of the Box, Julie and Marcus McSorley 2014
Anglia News Police stop Funeral hearse & Bedford's new mayor Dave Hodgson + Ipswich Super Cop
Look East New Bedford Mayor Dave Hodgson & Huntingdon Gymnastics Club & Daniel Keatings wins silver
Anglia News Dave Hodgson Bedford & Haiti earthquake Andy Serkis & Cambridge University Naked News
A dramatic reading of Dave the farting cat
Dave plays Tekken Revolution: Part 7 - Paul destroys everything. NO STATS
Dave plays Tekken Revolution: Part 3 Devil time! Statless Scrub times.
Dave Gagner, Cody Hodgson feature
Dave plays Tekken Revolution: Part 9, No Stats - Jin and Tonic
I'll Make a Man Out of You - Mulan - Broad Street Line A Cappella
The Geek Show. Interview with Rex Crowle (Media Molecule)
Roy Hodgson reads Didsbury Dave
Blindfold Mario challenge Dave vs Ben
Dan Lund Disney Interview The Geek Show at Animex
Chief Constable Colette Paul completes Ice Bucket Challenge!
Cynical Dave does his Roy Hodgson impression
Dave plays Tekken Revolution: Part 5 - Dem Legs, Learning Lili
Dave Naylor and Dom Hodgson at A4U Expo London 2011 - State of Search
Super Games World Tournament winner Liam vs Amiibo Samus
WT'f' - a community speaks out against water fluoridation
Pit Amiibo unboxing
Cynical Dave does his Roy Hodgson, Alan Curbishley and Sir Trevor Brooking impressions.
Building Ganon's Cat Tower!
Super Scrub Brothers - Ganondorf
Gotta Draw Fast
My kitten wins it's first pokémon battle
Gear Talk w/ The Pros #32: Cody Hodgson #2
The Geek Show at Animex - Interview with Frazer Churcill (Double Negative)
captain falcon unboxing
muscle based face rig test
Amiibo unboxing and features - Link.
Replacing headlamp on 2006 BMW 325ci
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.
In May 2015, he was elected mayor a third time, with 25,282 first-round votes, with Conservative Jas Parmar polling 19,417. With the low-ranked candidates eliminated and second-preference votes taken into account Hodgson had 35,302 compared to his opponent's 26,513, a majority of 8,789.
Personal life [ edit ]
Dave Hodgon's acceptance speech, May 2015.
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 ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]