Councillor Robert Bird

Councillor Robert Bird

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Councillor information

  • Title: Leader of the Council / Chair of Executive Committee / Lead Member for Economic Development/Promotion

  • Party: Conservative

  • Parish: Bishops Cleeve

  • Ward: Cleeve West

  • Other councillors representing this Ward:

  • Terms of Office:

    • 05 May 2011 - 07 May 2015

    • 07 May 2015 - 02 May 2019

    • 07 May 2019 - 08 May 2023


Areas of responsibility

The role of Lead Member for Economic Development/Promotion includes the following areas of responsibility:

  • Council Plan

  • Tewkesbury Garden Town Lead

  • External Relations and Communication

  • Community Leader for Emergencies

  • Economic Development and Promotion

  • LEP and Economic Partnerships

  • Tourism

  • Markets and Festivals

  • Car Parking Strategy and Transport


Committee appointments


Appointments to outside bodies


Membership of working groups, boards and panels

  • Commercial Investment Board

  • Community Infrastructure Levy Working Group

  • Exec/CLT

  • Parking Strategy Review Working Group

  • Planning Policy Reference Panel

  • Tewkesbury Borough Plan Working Group

  • Tewkesbury Garden Town Member Reference Panel

  • Transform Working Group


Contact details

Home address

  • 5 Haycroft Close,
    Bishop's Cleeve,
    Cheltenham,
    Gloucestershire. GL52 8SR

Email

Telephone

  • Mobile: 07711 269096

  • Business mobile: 07785 234201