People

Cllr. Barry Taylor

MEADS

TEL: 07702 405046 I am very pleased to be able to stand again as a Borough Councillor for Meads. My wife Christine and myself, along with our family still run a business in the area. We are very proud of our now nine grandchildren all of whom are an absolute delight, all attending local schools.

Cllr. Colin Murdoch

RATTON

Tel: 07887 668197 Colin was born in Lambeth London opposite the House of Parliament, but grew up in Dulwich, and then Croydon.

Caroline Ansell

Caroline Ansell: Sovereign

I was a teacher until a life-threatening diagnosis for my son changed the course of my life and ultimately, took me into politics.

Paul Metcalfe

Paul Metcalfe: Sovereign

Born and bred in Eastbourne and lived in Sovereign Harbour for the past 20 years, I think I can honestly say I’ve a good understanding of how the town ‘ticks’.

Cllr Robert Smart

MEADS

Tel: 07803 203870
As a relatively new resident of Meads I greatly appreciate its attractions and amenities. I am committed to preserving the best of Meads and Eastbourne, and ensuring sensitive development and value-for-money expenditure by the Council on behalf of residents.

Penny di Cara

Penny di Cara: Sovereign

Born in Leicestershire, where I attended school, I’ve lived in Eastbourne for 35 years, the last 16 in Sovereign Harbour. I’m married to my husband, Paul, and have 3 grown up children, all of whom were educated here, and 4 grandchildren.

Douglas Murray

Douglas Murray: Lower Willingdon

Douglas is an experienced Councillor serving some eight years on Willingdon Parish Council and now four years on Wealden District and Polegate Town, where as Chair of the Finance Committee keeping costs down delivered a rates increase of less than 1%.