Councillors, MPs and MEPs

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The Conservatives have political control

Following the elections in May 2019 there are 38 borough councillors and the composition of this council is Conservative: 23, Liberal Democrat: 8, Brockworth First: 4, Tewkesbury and Twyning Independents: 2, Green: 1.

The leader of the council is councillor Rob Bird (Con) and the Deputy Leader is councillor Jim Mason (Con).


Lead member portfolios

We have an executive committee of 11 members. One member is the leader of the council and the other ten have a specific area of interest (known as a portfolio) and are known as lead members.

The leader of the council is the Chair of the executive committee and the deputy leader is the Vice-chair.

The scope of the portfolios and number and names of lead members on the executive committee is determined at the annual council meeting in May.


Councillors' code of conduct

If you have a complaint that a Borough or Parish/Town Councillor has breached their Authority's Code of Conduct you should write to the Monitoring Officer at the following address outlining your complaint and the reasons that you feel the Councillor has breached the Code of Conduct:

  • The Monitoring Officer, Tewkesbury Borough Council, Public Services Centre, Gloucester Road, Tewkesbury. GL20 5TT

Please note that the Parish/Town Council Codes of Conduct vary and a copy of the relevant Code can be obtained from the Parish Clerk or the Monitoring Officer. Telephone: 01684 272011.

The Borough Council's Code of Conduct can be found below:


Tewkesbury Borough Councillors - Organised by ward

Badgeworth

Parishes of Badgeworth, Great Witcombe, and Staverton

Brockworth East

Brockworth West

Churchdown Brookfield with Hucclecote

Churchdown St John’s

Cleeve Grange

Cleeve Hill

Parishes of Gotherington, Southam and Woodmancote

Cleeve St Michael’s

Cleeve West

Highnam with Haw Bridge

Parishes of Ashleworth, Chaceley, Forthampton, Hasfield, Highnam, Maisemore, Minsterworth and Tirley

Innsworth

Parishes of Innsworth, Longford and Twigworth

Isbourne

Parishes of Ashchurch Rural, Buckland, Dumbleton, Oxenton, Snowshill, Stanton, Stanway, Teddington and Toddington

Northway

Severn Vale North

Parishes of Deerhurst, Elmstone Hardwicke, Leigh and Stoke Orchard & Tredington

Severn Vale South

Parishes of Boddington, Down Hatherley, Norton, Sandhurst and Uckington

Shurdington

Tewkesbury East

Tewkesbury Newtown Ward and the parish of Wheatpieces

Tewkesbury North and Twyning

Tewkesbury South

Winchcombe

Parishes of Alderton, Gretton, Hawling, Prescott, Sudeley and Winchcombe


In accordance with the Localism Act 2011, all Members have completed a Register of Members’ Interest form which sets out their pecuniary and other interests in accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct. The forms can be viewed, or copies obtained, by telephoning 01684 272021 or 01684 272011 or emailing democraticservices@tewkesbury.gov.uk


Tewkesbury Borough Members of Parliament - MPs


Tewkesbury Borough Members of the European Parliament - MEPs

If you would like further information about the roles of MPs and MEPs please take a look at the relevant websites - UK Parliament or European Parliament. Please note Tewkesbury Borough is not responsible for the content of any external link.

  • Ann Widdecombe - Brexit Party

  • Caroline Voaden - Liberal Democrats

  • James Glancy - Brexit Party


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