Other than the 3 years reading politics at the University of Greenwich in London, Matthew has lived in the Gosport Constituency all his life, mostly in the seaside community of Hill Head, neighbouring Stubbington village. Currently he teaches at a local school.
Conservative Councillor Steve Dugan is the elected councillor who represents Hill Head Ward. Steve Dugan, aged 64, has lived in Stubbington and Hill Head for the last 30 years. He is married to Sue and has 4 children.