Cllr. Caroline Newton

Caroline has been a local Councillor since May 2010. Over the past eight years, she has been proud to represent the area in which she has lived for many years. She went to Hillsgrove Primary and Townley Grammar schools and still lives in Welling to this day. Her full-time job is as a Communications Manager in the City of London. Until the 2014 election, she was very closely involved in Scouting in Bexley, having been, among other roles, a Scout and leader at 1st East Wickham (St Michael’s) Scout group.

Aside from supporting residents to keep Bexley a pleasant and well-run place to live, Caroline is passionate about education and opportunities for young people. In the coming years, she will also be keenly interested in the Borough’s Growth agenda and the opportunities it offers, as well as in maintaining value for money for Bexley’s residents while delivering the quality services

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Cllr. Linda Bailey

Linda has lived in Bexley since 1972 with her husband and two daughters and four grandchildren. All were educated in Bexley schools and all still live in Bexley.

Cllr. Nigel Betts

Councillor Nigel Betts is widowed, with a grown up family and formerly worked in the field of computer security.

He was first elected in May 1974 and has served on most Council Committees. He is currently Vice Chairman of the Places Overview & Scrutiny Committee.

Cllr. Brian Bishop

Brian has lived in Bexley for over 40 years having moved from East London looking for a good place to live and bring up a family. He now has grandchildren attending school and nursery and his own children are happy living in Bexley.

Cllr. Christine Bishop

Bexley has been her home town now for the past 43 years and she has two daughters living locally. It is important to Christine to continue to ensure Bexley remains a safe place to live with good schools and opportunities, particularly as her grandchildren attend local schools and nursery.

Cllr. Sybil Camsey

Sybil has lived and worked in Bexley since 1966 and retired from teaching in 2009 after a 42 year career.

Cllr. Christine Catterall

Christine has lived in the London Borough of Bexley since 1988. She currently lives in Bexleyheath. She has three adult children who went to local primary and secondary schools and works as Head of Department in a local Academy school teaching Foreign Languages.

Cllr. Val Clark

Val has lived a great deal of her life in Bexley and that experience, combined with engaging regularly with residents on their doorsteps and through monthly surgeries means she understands what matters to her residents allowing her to represent their views.

Cllr. John Davey

John has lived in the new West Heath Ward all his life and will continue to work hard to keep it a place that all of it's residents love to live in; looking after our parks and open spaces, improving our roads and pavements and keeping it clean and safe.

Cllr. Louie French

Louie has lived locally all his life and is passionate about protecting and improving our local area and community.

Cllr. John Fuller

Having lived and worked in the borough for many years John has an understanding of what’s important to those living & working locally and has tried to represent that over the 12 years he has been a Councillor.