Henry Vann was born in and grew up in De Parys Ward (Glebe Road and St Edmond Road) and now lives locally in Goldington Road, in De Parys with his wife, Eve whom he married in 2017. Henry has been a local Councillor for De Parys Ward since 2011 and, having commuted into London for 10 years working in the music industry and campaigning in support of arts education, Henry now teaches history and politics at a local school in De Parys Ward.
Henry’s recent achievements include delivering 20mph speed limits in local residential streets, launching our local safer junctions campaign with double yellow lines on the narrowest corners, and continuing to campaign for even more streets and footpaths to be repaired.
Henry has also been a local school Governor and as Cabinet Member for Education on Mayor Dave’s Executive Henry has overseen a multi-million-pound investment in local schools including Castle Newnham, the Hills and Hazeldene.
Henry also Chairs the Bedford Park Charity. In his spare time, Henry is a keen musician and sings in local choirs, including Cantamus and St Paul’s Church Choir.