Conservative Councillor for Bicknacre and East and West Hanningfield Ward
Richard has served as a City Councillor for the last thirteen years. He believes passionately that local councillors should be available to help their communities and local residents with local problems.
Every month he holds a ward surgery in Bicknacre or Woodham Ferrers and writes regular articles in the In Touch magazine and the Woodham Ferrers and East Hanningfield Parish Magazines. He attends East Hanningfield and Woodham Ferrers Parish Council meetings. This enables him to keep in touch with local events and also to let residents know what is happening
Richard has lived locally for over forty years. He is married to Barbara. They have four children all educated at Sandon school, and thirteen grandchildren.
Richard is the former senior partner of a major firm of Chelmsford solicitors. He is a vice president of Essex County Cricket Club and Chelmsford Hockey Club. He is a life member of Essex Wildlife Trust, a former director of Chelmer Housing and former chairman of the CAB Trustee Board. He is chairman of the Council’s Audit Committee and vice chairman of the Council’s Planning Committee.
You can contact Richard by email here or by phone to 01245 223743.