Cllr Stuart Martin MBE

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Cllr Stuart Martin represents Ripon Spa Ward on Ripon City Council, and represents Ripon Moorside Ward on Harrogate Borough Council and on North Yorkshire County Council.

Married to April they have two children and six grandchildren.

A retired firefighter of over 30 years, both with the Defence Fire Service and North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service.  He was honored with an MBE  in the 2009/10 New Year’s Honours list for charity work both in Ripon and in Madagascar.


Was the driving force behind establishing a safe crossing outside every school in Ripon. Whilst also helping to establish both Ripon Community House and Hazel House, the Guide HQ. Ripon Community House is a central base for charitable organisations and is available for rent by community groups.


Establishing the charity “TASC Madagascar” which helps to restore dignity to individuals often living in marginalised impoverished communities. The charity is building primary schools and installing wells throughout Madagascar. For further information go to.

Cllr Martin can be contacted on any of the following email addresses:




Mobile phone 07811 390448.

All information is supplied by Cllr Martin

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