People

Mrs Joy Nock

Mrs Joy Nock, President of NTCA and former Lady Mayoress of Canterbury and wife of the late leader of Canterbury City Council Jim Nock OBE, is the Deputy Chairman of North Thanet Conservative Association with responsibility for fundraising in Herne Bay. In this capacity Joy helps to arrange a wide variety of fundraising activities across the Herne Bay Area with the aim of raising vital fund to help us continue our campaigning and other work.

David Thomas

Councillor David Thomas was elected in May 2015 and represents Heron Ward alongside Councillor Joe Howes and Councillor Andrew Cook. David currently sits on the planning committee at Canterbury City Council. He is self employed and runs his own garden maintenance business. In his spare time David likes to keep fit and has a passion for martial arts. Click on Thomas' name to find out more and how you can contact him.

Ian Stockley

Councillor Stockley represents the Beltinge Ward in Herne Bay alongside his wife, Councillor Jeanette Stockley. Following his studies at the British horological institute, Ian was a self employed full-time clock repairer for 16 years. Please click on Councillor Stockley's name for more information and how to get in contact with him.

Jeanette Stockley

Councillor Stockley was elected in May 2015 and represents the Beltinge Ward and is the current chairperson for the Standards Committee at Canterbury City Council. Prior to being elected Jeanette was a Teaching Assistant at a Grammar School in Thanet for 10 years, but is now employed full time within her husband's business as well as a Trustee for the Herne Bay Pier. Click on Councillor Stockley's name to find out more and how to contact her.

Sam Bambridge

Councillor Sam Bambridge represents Westgate-on-Sea and was elected in May 2015. Sam comes from a strong business background, having run recruitment organisations internationally in addition to spearheading community projects to alleviate homelessness, combat drug addictions and supporting those in need. To find out more and how to contact her please click on Councillor Bambridge's name.

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!