Surtees elected CF Chairman in NW London.

Conservative future chairman Nicolas Clarke has announced tonight that Celia Surtees has been elected Chair' defeating Parliament Street Chairman Patrick Sullivan.

The announcement comes on the back of unopposed elections in London. Surtees' Lidkin profile says she is a "Policy Adviser and Researcher at Professional Contractors Group - 'the Voice of Freelancing'" Celia is also Membership Directer at Conservative Future Women, her profile states:

"Celia has been active in the Conservative Party for the last five years. She currently serves as Chairman of her local CF branch and as a Ward and Association Officer.

Professionally Celia works as a researcher for a membership organisation. She has previously worked in communications roles in the UK and USA."

+UPDATE+ 22:07 - tbg. can reveal that Patrick Sullivan pulled out of the race for North-West CF Chairman an hour before the AGM resulting in Celia Surtees being elected by default.