Folkestone Town Council

2022/2023 Civic Year
Town Mayor: Councillor Nicola Keen    |     Deputy Mayor: Councillor Belinda Walker

The Town Council consists of 18 Councillors who represent 7 wards.

Each year the Council elects from their number a Town Mayor.

The Council conducts its business through 4 standing Committees and a Personnel Sub-Committee which deals with staffing and employment issues.  Committees and Full Council generally meet bi-monthly.

Planning Committee Membership:
Cllrs Paul Bingham**, Jonathan Graham*, Nicola Keen, Jackie Meade, Richard Wallace and Roger West.

Finance and General Purposes Committee Membership:

Cllrs Belinda Walker, Abena Akuffo-Kelly,  Jonathan Graham, David Horton, Ray Field, Nicola Keen, Connor McConville*, Peter Gane, Dylan Jeffrey, Mary Lawes and Tim Prater**..

Personnel Sub-Committee Membership:

Cllrs Belinda Walker**, Peter Gane, Connor McConville and Mary Lawes*.

Community Services Committee Membership:

Cllrs Paul Bingham, Roger West*, Ann Berry, Nicola Keen**, Peter Gane and Belinda Walker.

Climate and Environment Committee Membership:

Cllrs Abena Akuffo-Kelly*, David Horton, Jackie Meade, Ann Berry, Connor McConville, Richard Wallace, Tim Prater, Ray Field and one vacant seat. 

*   Chairman (TBC)

** Vice Chairman (TBC)



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