A well-known face around Sopwell, Janet has been actively involved in the local community as a councillor and campaigner for many years. Janet is best known for her work with Age Concern and the setting up of the door-to-door bus service to Sainsbury’s for the over 55s, as well as being an active member of the local Credit Union and running the Young Savers Bank at Mandeville School.
As a councillor and campaigner she has championed, among many other things, better recycling facilities, safer streets, greener verges and more grit bins.
Eileen has been a Sopwell District Councillor since 2003, She has worked hard for residents on enviromental issues, planning concerns, community safety and the needs of the elderly and young people in the ward. She makes regular visits to residents, holds monthly surgeries in St Julian’s Church Hall and responds immediately to any issues causing concern to local people. Eileen in a governor of Mandeville School and the Sopwell and Verulam Children’s Centre. She works as an adviser for a national advice agency.
Ian was elected as a Councillor in 2014.
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