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All councillors sit on the full Town Council and are be appointed to committees and subcommittees to direct the work of the Council. Councillors are also appointed to act as representatives on outside organisations and groups within the town. Memberships are shown below under each Councillor but the full lists of appointments for 2019/20 are:

Outside Organisations Appointments 2019/2020. Memberships 2019/2020.  To follow.

Elections were held on 2 May 2019 and the results can be seen here.

Councillor Contact Details with the Town Council ward they represent and committee memberships:

Councillor Geoffrey Ackerman

Councillor Geoffrey Ackerman
31, Crock Lane DT6 4DF
(01308) 458098
Bridport South

Committee Membership:

  • Finance and General Purposes Committee
  • Planning Committee
  • Best Value and Scrutiny Sub Committee
  • Highways and Transportation Working Group
  • Market and Business Liaison Working Group

Outside Bodies

  • Bridport & District Community Football Partnership
  • Bridport Museum Trust
  • Bridport/St Vaast La Hougue Twinning Association

Register of Members’ Interests

Bridport Coat of Arms

Councillor Rose Allwork
2, Melville Square, DT6 3LS
rose4bridport@gmail.com

Register of Members’ Interests

Bridport Coat of Arms

Councillor Ian Bark
c/o Bridport Town Council, Mountfield, Bridport, DT6 3JP
ianbark@icloud.com

Register of Members’ Interests

Bridport Coat of Arms

Cllr Dave Bolwell
12 Maple Gardens, DT6 4DP
07837 359956
cllrdave.bolwell@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Sandra Brown

Councillor Sandra Brown
67, North Allington DT6 5DZ
(01308) 423078
Bridport South

Committee Membership:

  • Finance and General Purposes Committee
  • Best Value and Scrutiny Sub Committee
  • Market and Business Liaison Working Group

Outside Bodies

  • Bridport Charities Trustees

Register of Members’ Interests

Bridport Coat of Arms

Councillor Sarah Carney
7, Lodge Lane, West Allington, DT6 5QR

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Kevin Clayton

Councillor Kelvin Clayton
Flat 7, The Strand, West Allington, DT6 5BL
kelvin.clayton@icloud.com
Bridport South

Committee Membership:

  • Finance and General Purposes Committee
  • Environment and Social Wellbeing Committee
  • Best Value and Scrutiny Sub Committee

 

Outside Bodies

  • Bridport Young Persons Action Trust
  • Bridport Youth and Community Centre
  • Skills Training Bridport
  • Bridport Chamber of Trade and Commerce

Register of Members’ Interests

Bridport Coat of Arms

Councillor Karen Hunt
4, South Mill Lane, DT6 3PN
karenhunt@myphone.coop

Councillor Barry Irvine

Councillor Barry Irvine
4, Sunnyside, Bothenhampton DT6 4BL
(01308) 423611
Bridport South
Town Mayor

Committee Membership:

  • Planning Committee
  • Environment and Social Wellbeing Committee
  • Best Value and Scrutiny Sub Committee

Outside Bodies

  • Bridport Arts Centre Management Committee
  • Bridport Citizen’s Advice Bureau Management Committee
  • DORBAG (Dorset Broadcasting Action Group)
  • Bridport Charities Trustees, Town Mayor – ex officio

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Julian Jones

Councillor Julian Jones
4, North Mills DT6 3AH
(01308) 428346 / julian.jsl@phonecoop.coop
Bridport North

Committee Membership:

  • Planning Committee
  • Environment and Social Wellbeing Committee
  • Highways and Transportation Working Group

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Ros Kayes

Councillor Ros Kayes
Omen Cottage, Salwayash, Bridport, DT6 5HT
07920 850167 / roskayes@gmail.com
Bridport North
Committee Membership:

  • Environment and Social Wellbeing Committee

Outside Bodies

  • Skills for Self-Reliance
  • West Bay Forum
  • West Dorset Western Area Transport Group

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Gillian Massey

Councillor Gillian Massey
The Retreat, 15, Rax Lane DT6 3JW
(01308) 423817 / paularthurandgill@gmail.com
Bridport North

Committee Membership:

  • Finance and General Purposes Committee
  • Market and Business Liaison Working Group

Outside Bodies

  • Asker Meadows Steering Group
  • Bridport Charities Trustees
  • Bridport Heritage Forum
  • Bridport Local Area Partnership (BLAP)
  • Bridport Millennium Green Trust

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Martin Ray

Councillor Martin Ray
11, Cordova Gardens DT6 3NG
(01308) 459095 / magieray@aol.com
Bridport North
Deputy Town Mayor

Committee Membership:

  • Finance and General Purposes Committee
  • Best Value and Scrutiny Sub Committee
  • Highways and Transportation Working Group
  • Staffing Appeals Sub Committee

Outside Bodies

  • Bridport & District Tourism Association
  • The Stephen Rook Memorial Fund

https://www.bridport-tc.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Martin-Ray.pdfRegister of Members’ Interests

Councillor Maggie Ray

Councillor Maggie Ray
11, Cordova Gardens DT6 3NG
(01308) 459095 / magieray@aol.com
Bridport North

Committee Membership:

  • Finance and General Purposes Committee
  • Best Value and Scrutiny Sub Committee

Outside Bodies

  • Bridport Community Orchard Group

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Dave Rickard

Councillor David Rickard
“Rydens”, Westown, Bothenhampton DT6 4BQ
(01308) 420908 / daverickard@phonecoop.coop
Bridport South

Committee Membership:

  • Planning Committee
  • Environment and Social Wellbeing Committee
  • Best Value and Scrutiny Sub Committee
  • Staffing Appeals Sub Committee
  • Neighbourhood Plan Joint Committee (Reserve)

Outside Bodies

  • Dorset Coast Forum
  • Dorset Association of Parish and Town Councils

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Anne Rickard

Councillor Anne Rickard
“Rydens”, Westown, Bothenhampton DT6 4BQ
(01308) 420908 / busychicks@phonecoop.coop
Bridport North

Committee Membership:

  • Finance and General Purposes Committee
  • Environment and Social Wellbeing Committee
  • Highways and Transportation Working Group
  • Market and Business Liaison Working Group
  • Planning Committee

Outside Bodies

  • Bridport Food Festival Committee
  • Christmas Festival Committee
  • St. Michaels Community Liaison Group (Deputy Representative)

Register of Members’ Interests

Councillor Sarah Williams

Councillor Sarah Williams
7, St Andrews Road, Bridport DT6 3BG
(01308) 459433
Bridport South
Leader of the Council

Committee Membership:

  • Planning Committee
  • Market and Business Liaison Working Group
  • Neighbourhood Plan Joint Committee

Outside Bodies

  • A35/Miles Cross Advisory Group
  • Bridport Area Development Trust
  • Coastal Community Team
  • Bridport Local Area Partnership (BLAP)
  • Bridport Museum Trust
  • Bridport/St Vaast La Hougue Twinning Association
  • Dorset Association of Parish and Town Councils (Reserve Member)
  • St Michaels Community Liaison Group

Register of Members’ Interests

Bridport Coat of Arms

Councillor Steve Williams

7, St Andrews Road, Bridport DT6 3BG
(01308) 459433, 07525 784525

cllrstevenwilliamsbtc@gmail.com

Register of Members’ Interests

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