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Councillors

The Councillors are listed by: order of Chairmanship and then by seniority of date of election and finally alphabectically.  

Contact details for Councillors can be obtained by contacting the Town Clerk on 01938 553142 (9am to 2.30pm weekdays) or out of office hours on 07767 267830 or by e-mail town.clerk@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

Mayor of Welshpool - Cllr Steve Kaye

First elected in 2008 as a member for Gungrog ward.

Committees:  The Mayor is ex-officio on all Committees.  Steve also serves on outside bodies including the Business Forum and Local Council Forum.

e-mail: cllr.steve.kaye@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

Tel: 01938 553142

Cllr Hazel Evans - Deputy Mayor

First elected in 2008 Cllr Evans is a member for Castle Ward.

Telephone 01938 554902  or  07886 370403

Committees: Town Clerks, Care and Finance & General Purposes.

Outside Bodies: Local Council Forum, Burgesses Land Trust (objective 2) and th Powysland Club.

e-mail: hazel.evans61@live.co.uk

Cllr Estelle Bleivas

First elected to the council in 2004 representing Gungrog Ward.

Committes:  Town Clerks, Care and Finance & General Purposes.

Outside Bodies: Local Council Forum, Burgesses Land Trust (objective 2), Powyland Club, Dementia Group and English Medium Infant/Junior School.

e-mail: e.bleivas72@btinternet.com

Tel: 01938553062 or 07449 116358

 

Cllr Heather Chave

Cllr Heather Chave (elected April 2015) represents Gungrog Ward.

Committees: Planning & Development, Town Clerks and Events & Tourism.

Outside Bodies: Youth Council and Burgesses Land Trust (Objective 2).

Gungrog Ward.  Tel 01938 553142    Email wtcouncil@btinternet.com

Cllr Richard Church

Elected May 2017 for Castle Ward

Committees: Town Clerks, Planning & Development and Finance & General Purposes.

Outside Bodies: Business Forum and the Burgesses Land Trust (Objective 2).

Contact: wtcouncil@btinternet.com

Tel 01938 553142

Cllr Chris Davies

Cllr Chris Davies was elected in  2012 and now represents Gungrog Ward. 

Commitees: Planning & Development, Events & Tourism and Council Services.

e-mail: cllr.chris.davies@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

Tel: 01938 553142

Cllr Julie Ellis

Elected in 2017 as a member for Castle ward.

Committees: Council Services, Care and Planning & Developmnt.

Outside Bodies: Belan Community Association and Market Traders Committee.

Contact: wtcouncil@btinternet.com

Tel 01938 553142

 

Cllr Malcolm Douglass

First elected to the council in 2002 Cllr Douglass is a member for Llanerchyddol Ward.  

Committees: Council Services, Care and Events & Tourism.

Outside Bodies: SARPA, Canal Re-opening Committee and the Dementia Group.

e-mail: cllr.malcom.douglass@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

Tel: 01938 553142

Cllr Yvonne Owens

Cllr Yvonne Owens elected May 2017 for Llanerchyddol Ward.

Committees: Care, Planning & Development and Finance & General Purposes.

Outside Bodies: North and Mid Wales Assoc of Local Councils, Burgesses Land Trust (Objective 2) and Youth Council (reserve)

Contact: wtcouncil@btinternet.com
Tel 01938 553142 

 

Cllr Phil Pritchard

First elected in 2008 Cllr Pritchard is a member for Castle Ward.

Committees: Town Clerks, Council Services and Care.

Outside Bodies: T J Evans Trust. 

e-mail: cllr.phil.pritchard@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

Tel: 01938 553092  Mobile: 07929 593240

Cllr David Senior

First elected in 2004 and serving until 2008 as a member for Gungrog ward.

Re-elected in May 2012 and in May 2017.

Committees: Town Clerks, Finance & General Purposes and Planning & Development.

Outside Bodies: North and Mid Wales Association of Councils and the Welsh Medium Infant/Junior School.

e-mail: cllr.david.senior@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

Cllr Heather Sherlock

Cllr Heather Sherlock was first elected April 2015 to represent Llanerchyddol Ward.

Committees: Town Clerks, Finance & General Purposes and Council Services.

Tel 01938 553142     Email wtcouncil@btinternet.com

Cllr Shane Squibb

First elected to the council in 1993 Cllr Squibb is a member for Llanerchyddol Ward.

Committees: Finance & General Purposes, Care and Council Services.

Outside Bodies: Burgesses Land Trust (Objective 2) Committee.

e-mail: cllr.shane.squibb@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

Tel: 01938 553142

Cllr Folkert Veenstra

Elected May 2017 for Llanerchyddol Ward.

Committees:

Outside Bodies: Burgesses Land Trust (Objective 2) Committee, Business Forum, Local Council Forum and the North & Mid Wales Association of Local Councils.

Contact:  wtcouncil@btinternet.com

Tel 01938 553142

 

 

 

VACANT

Vacant Seat - Gungrog Ward.

 

VACANT

Vacant seat in Llanerchydol Ward.