TOWN AND PARISH MEMBERS

PAUL SPENCER

RICHMOND TOWN COUNCIL

Councillor Spencer was elected onto Richmond Town Council following the parish elections in May 2015 and represents the Central Ward.  He is vice chairman of the Donations Committee and a member of the Community Committee.  His contact number is 01748 824897

 

LORRAINE HODGSON

RICHMOND TOWN COUNCIL

 

Councillor Hodgson was elected to the Town Council in the Parish Elections in May 2015 as an Independent and represents the West Ward. She is Chairman of the Donations Committee and is also a member of the Community Committee. Her contact number is 01748 850879.                                                                                                                            

ANGIE DALE

COLBURN TOWN COUNCIL

Angie has been a councillor for Colburn for many years and has been Mayor for the last 3 LG years.  She is now the Vice Chair of Richmondshire District Council.

MAGGIE DUNLOP-SMITH

SCOTTON PARISH COUNCIL

 

Maggie has lived in Scotton for over 14 years and has been an active parish councillor for a number of years.  She constantly strives to improve the area she represents and stood as a District Councillor in the May 2015 District Elections.

 

She can be contacted at 11 Hawthorne Avenue, Scotton.

 

PAT WHELAN

HUDSWELL PARISH COUNCIL

Current elected member of Hudswell Parish Council, British Horse Driving Society's Access and Rights of Way Officer and Member of YDNP Local Access Forum. Also a member of the North Yorkshire Access Forum. Pat stood as a candidate for the Swaledale Ward in the 2007 RDC elections. Pat was recently co-opted on to the North Yorkshire County Council Central Richmondshire Area Committee where her knowledge will be invaluable.

ANDREW MUNRO

HIPSWELL PARISH COUNCIL

Andrew has lived and worked in the local area for many years and has been an elected member of Hipswell Parish Council for over 8 years.

He stood as a candidate for the Hornby Castle ward in the 2003 RDC elections.

 

HELEN GRANT

COLBURN TOWN COUNCIL

A Colburn Town Councillor who has served for over 20 years in the role .  She has undertaken the duty of Mayor on 4 occasions, and served the Ward as a District Councillor.  During that service she was Chairman of the District on 2 occasions and chaired various committees.  She is a Governor at Colburn Primary School, fund raising member of Friends of the Beacon, director at Just the Job, trustee at Colburn village hall and a member of the RCVS.     She has been elected 2 times in the County Council elections and has a wide knowledge of the Central Richmondshire (Catterick Garrison) County Ward in which she has lived, worked and had a connection for over 40 years.  She is Parish Clerk to St Martins which is in the Hipswell Ward.  Please see further details on the County Councillor page.

PAST MEMBERS

JOHN CRONIN

 

John represented the Gilling Ward as a Parish and District Councillor and particularly enjoyed his role as a Scrutiny Chairman at the District Council. 

 

Sadly John passed away a little while ago and is missed greatly by family and friends.

 MARTIN BEARPARK

 

Martin represented the Reeth Ward as District Councillor from 2007-2011. During that time he was also Chairman of Reeth Parish Council and Chairman of Governors of Reeth School. 

LYNN MILLER

 

Lynn represented Colburn at both Town and District levels for over 20 years and now enjoys the role of Alderman at Richmondshire District Council.  She was mayor of Colburn Town on several occasions and had a long standing commitment to Richmondshire Citizens Advice Bureau.  Lynn was a founder member of the independent movement in Richmondshire.