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Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SH

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Email: info@swcouncils.gov.uk


Councillor Development

CfMD LogoSouth West Charter for Member Development

The Charter for Member Development supports Councils to adopt a structured approach to councillor development and support, and to building elected Member capacity, which is essential for any council dedicated to meeting the needs of its community.

Community LeadershipCommunity Leadership Awards have been designed specifically for Councillors and other Community Leaders:
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South West Provincial Council Members - Employers Side

Cllr Alan Lawrance - Avon & Somerset Police Authority
Cllr Ian  Porter - Avon Fire Authority
Cllr Tim Ball - Bath & North East Somerset Council
Cllr Colin Barrett - Bath & North East Somerset Council
Cllr Elaine Atkinson - Borough of Poole Council
Cllr Neil Sorton - Borough of Poole Council
Cllr Stephen MacLoughlin - Bournemouth Borough Council
Cllr Chris Rochester - Bournemouth Borough Council
Alderman John Bees - Bristol City Council
Cllr Dr Mark Wright - Bristol City Council
Cllr Colin Hay - Cheltenham Borough Council
Cllr Michael Duckworth - Christchurch Borough Council
Cllr James Currie - Cornwall Council
Cllr Mrs Joan  Symons - Cornwall Council
Cllr Lance Kennedy - Cornwall Fire and Rescue
Cllr John Burgess - Cotswold District Council
Cllr Julia Day - Council of the Isles of Scilly
Mr David Money - Devon & Cornwall Police Authority
Cllr John Clatworthy - Devon County Council
Cllr Andrew Leadbetter - Devon County Council
Cllr David Crowhurst - Dorset County Council
Cllr David J Fox - Dorset County Council
Cllr Andrew Moulding - East Devon District Council
Cllr David Packer - East Dorset District Council
Cllr Ian Martin - Exeter City Council
Councillor Brian Robinson - Forest of Dean District Council
Cllr Paul James - Gloucester City Council
Cllr Mark Hawthorne - Gloucestershire County Council
Cllr R Theodoulou - Gloucestershire County Council
Cllr Gus Halfhide - Mendip District Council
Cllr Peter Hare-Scott - Mid Devon District Council
Cllr Sue Croft - North Devon District Council
Cllr Peter Webb - North Dorset District Council
Cllr Nigel Ashton - North Somerset Council
Cllr Tony Lake - North Somerset Council
Cllr Ian Bowyer - Plymouth City Council
Cllr Mike Wright - Plymouth City Council
Cllr David Budd - Purbeck District Council
Cllr John Swayne - Sedgemoor District Council
Cllr Ann Bown - Somerset County Council
Cllr Harvey Siggs - Somerset County Council
Cllr Mike Drew - South Gloucestershire Council
Cllr Allan Higgs - South Gloucestershire Council
Cllr John Tucker - South Hams District Council
Cllr Robin Munday - South Somerset District Council
Cllr Frances Roden - Stroud District Council
Cllr Roderick Bluh - Swindon Borough Council
Cllr Garry Perkins - Swindon Borough Council
Cllr Ross Henley - Taunton Deane Borough Council
Cllr Ray Frost - Teignbridge District Council
Cllr Derek Davies - Tewkesbury Borough Council
Cllr Chris Lewis - Torbay Council
Cllr Derek Mills - Torbay Council
Cllr James Morrish - Torridge District Council
Cllr Margaret Garton - West Devon Borough Council
Cllr Alan Thacker - West Dorset District Council
Cllr Tim Taylor - West Somerset Council
Cllr Anne Kenwood - Weymouth & Portland Borough Council
Cllr David Wren - Wiltshire & Swindon Fire Authority
Cllr Ian West - Wiltshire Council
Cllr Allison Bucknell - Wiltshire Council