People

Robert Jones

Robert Jones is the NTCA Chairman and also a Councillor for Herne & Broomfield  Robert lives in the village of Herne. He is and enthusiastic believer in sustainability and the outdoor lifestyle, Robert spends much of his time growing his own food.
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Andrew Cook

Councillor Andrew Cook was elected as a County Councillor in May 2017 for Herne Bay East. He is one of three representatives of Heron Ward, Herne Bay, on Canterbury City Council. As a local businessman for some 30 years and a member of the Pier Trust Andrew is passionate about Herne Bay where he lives with his wife and family. Please click on Councillor Cook's name to find out more and how you can contact him.

Alan Marsh

Councillor Alan Marsh is currently the County Councillor for Herne and Sturry, covering a large and largely very rural division. First elected in 2005 he has fulfilled three terms and is delighted to be standing again in the Kent County Council election 2017. Before getting into local politics Alan worked as a pilot in both the passenger and cargo industries. Click on Councillor Alan Marsh's name to find out more about him and how to contact him.

Joe Howes

Councillor for Heron WardCouncillor Joe Howes currently serves as one of three Councillors for Heron Ward, Herne Bay.In his spare time he is an enthusiastic member of the Herne Bay Pier Trust and is actively involved in his local community.If you live in Heron Ward and would like to contact Councillor Howes, please use the details below-

Sharon Sonnex

Councillor for Herne & BroomfieldCouncillor Sharon Sonnex has represented Herne and Broomfield ward since May 2007. Sharon is Chairman of the Housing Appeals and Benefits committee of Canterbury City Council and also serves on Licensing Committee. Outside of the Council Sharon lives with her husband, is an extremely proud mother to her adult son and currently works at a secondary school in Canterbury.Sharon is also a known dog lover and can often be seen around her local area lead in-hand!

Michael Tomlinson

Councillor for Westbrook Councillor Michael Tomlinson, known to friends and colleagues as Mick, represents Westbrook ward on Thanet District Council having first been elected in 2003. A former Mayor of Margate Mick prides himself on being involved in his local community and supports the continuation of the town's carnival. He serves on the council alongside his wife Shirley.

Simon Day

Councillor for Birchington NorthCouncillor Simon Day has served on Thanet District Council since May 2003 and currently represents Birchington North ward.
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Keith Coleman-Cooke

Councillor Keith Coleman-Cooke having represented Birchington North Ward for four years, was re-elected in May 2015. He is a local resident of the town and lives with his wife. In the past Keith has served in the British Army, worked at a homeless men's shelter, managed a childrens' home, a sailing instructor and much more and now works as a consultant in the child care sector. Please click on Councillor Coleman-Cooke's name to find out how to get in touch with him.

Sir Roger Gale

Sir Roger Gale is the current Member of Parliament for North Thanet.  

Emma Dawson

Councillor Emma Dawson was elected as a County Councillor for Birchington and Rural in May 2017 and as a District Councillor to represent Cliftonville West in May 2015. Emma has lived in Thanet for 34 years and particularly loves her home village of Birchington. Her early working life was spent within the social health care sector looking after patients in the NHS and residential settings. Please click on Councillor Dawson's name to find out more and how to contact her.