North Walsham Town Council has 16 Councillors over 5 Wards. The Town Council is the 1st tier of Local Government, North Norfolk District Council the 2nd tier and Norfolk County Council the 3rd tier. Councillors are usually elected onto the Council for a period of 4 years, by Parishoners to represent the interests of the Community
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Councillor Garry Bull
Councillor Richard Sims
Born and raised in Hickling, I have lived in Norfolk all my life.
I moved to North Walsham in 2000 for work and now currently work full time in Worstead.
I became a Councillor at the elections in March 2019 as I have a passion for the Town and would like to contribute to the community.
I was born in Newcastle Upon Tyne, and after living in Warwickshire, moved to Norfolk 30 years ago.
I am a resident of North Walsham and my Foot Health Care Business has been in North Walsham for over 14 years.
I first became a Town Councillor in June 2011.
I was born in Cambridge moving around to various places within East Anglia before coming to North Walsham in December 2011.
Being retired and here for many years I joined the Town Council in the May 2015 elections to put something back into the community.
Born in West Norfolk, I moved to North Walsham in 2006.
I am the proud owner of a local business within North Walsham Market Place, and also a resident within the Town.
I became a Town Councillor in the May 2019 elections as I wanted to help others.
I have lived in North Walsham for 12 years and Norfolk since birth.
As a long term resident I am keen to ‘get the town moving’, by promoting the growth of businesses. I would like to promote tourism and hospitality by making use of vacant and overgrown sites, attracting visitors to the shops and businesses.
The following streets form the West Ward
Cherry Tree Ln
Skeyton New Rd
Originally from Ridlington, I moved to North Walsham in the 1960’s.
University and a career in education took me away until recent retirement, when I moved back to Norfolk.
I joined NWTC, having served on Parish and District Councils previously and wanting to give back to my community.
I was born in Norwich and moved to North Walsham in 2000 where I now currently live and work.
I was co-opted onto the Town Council in April 2016, I joined because I wanted to represent the youth of North Walsham.
I am the youngest Councillor to have ever be on the North Walsham Town Council.
I was born in Rutland and having joined the RAF I moved to Norfolk in 1990 when posted to Coltishall. My family and I moved to North Walsham in 1993 and have lived here ever since.
I joined the Town Council in 2012 as a co-opted member, as I wished to contribute in any way I could and attempt to influence decisions made by other bodies that affect our Town.
Born at the Norfolk & Norwich hospital, I have lived in North Walsham all my life.
I have worked in North Walsham and surrounding areas since I left school and I do accounts for our own business based in North Walsham.
I joined the Town Council as North Walsham is a great town and I feel i can put my input in to make it a lovely place to live.
I was born and raised in Cornwall and have previously lived and worked in Jersey and London.
I moved to North Walsham, with my husband and son, in 1999 and work full time in Cromer. With my work/life balance the way it is now I have the time and commitment to give back to the community that has made me and my family so welcome
I was born in North Walsham and have lived here all my life.
I have a passion to help young people and have qualified as a youth worker. I was co-opted onto the Council on 27.4.21 as I have a passion to help young people. My goal is to engage with the youth offering support, and being an advocate, getting their voices heard and giving them opportunity.
The following streets form the East Ward
Arnold Pitcher Cl
Furze Hill Drive
Happisburgh Rd- odd Nos
Little London Rd
Marshgate-from No.7 odd & evens
Meeting Hill Rd
Mundesley Rd- even from No. 50
St. Benets Ave
St. Nicholas Road
William Paston Rd
I was born Hertfordshire in 1957 and moved to North Walsham in 2004 via Middlesex, Bedfordshire and Hampshire.
I have worked in Telecommunications and IT all my life until January 2018 when I was medically retired as a Civil Servant.
I have been a Town Councillor since May 2011 as I wanted to try and help to regenerate the town.
I have lived in and around North Walsham for most of my life, brought my children up and ran The Music Hut here in North Walsham. I am enthusiastic about helping the town grow with a good awareness of maintaining our heritage and amenities. North Walsham is a great place to live and visit, but there is always room for improvement which I am honoured to be a part of
The following streets form the North Ward
Acacia Drive- 1-3
Mundesley Rd-odd numbers
St Marys Way
Town Centre East Ward
I lived for the first 35 yrs in Hartlepool where I worked for ICI North Tees refinery and then for 6 yrs in Saudi Arabia where I worked for Aramco.
I moved to Norfolk in 1986 and worked offshore for BP for 30 yrs, before retiring in 2015.
I have been on the Council since May 2015 and have contributed as much as I can to the best of my ability.
Having been brought up in Coltishall, I moved to North Walsham in 2011. I am married with 2 young children.
I have been very lucky to have a successful career so far within the Town’s hospitality industry.
I was co-opted in April 2021 as I think North Walsham has great potential and I look forward to giving back to the Town, and help to promote the future by drawing upon my own experiences
The following streets form the Town Centre East Ward
Happisburgh Rd-even Nos
Lime Tree Road
Long Barrow Dr
Mitre Tavern Yard
Mundesley Rd-even to No. 28
Old Bear Court
St Nicholas Court
Thomas Dix Crt
Town Centre West Ward
I was born in Ongar, Essex, and I moved to Norwich for work in 1981 and then to North Walsham in 1992.
I am a retired Civil Engineer.
I offered myself for election to the Town Council as I believe it’s important to make use of your life skills to get involved in your community.
The following streets form the Town Centre West Ward
Acacia Dr – No. 4
Black Swan Loke
Grammar Sch Rd
Kings Arms Street