Borough and Parish Councillor Wendy Rider

Wendy Rider

Brickhill Borough Councillor & Parish Councillor for Brickhill South & West Ward

phone symbol (01234) 303 254

map marker23 Orwell Close, Brickhill, Bedford, MK41 7BQ

Wendy moved to Bedford in 1975 as a social worker and this heralded the start of a dedication to our community which has lasted for over 40 years culminating in her current roles as both a serving Parish Councillor and for the last 7 years, as an elected Borough Councillor.

Wendy has been a passionate supporter of The Girl Guide Association since 1975, ran the Brickhill Community Centre for a time and for the last 20 years, has managed St Mark’s Church Community Centre.

Wendy brings a significant level of experience to her role and has been a serving member of Brickhill Parish Council from the outset and the Urban Community Council, its predecessor, before that.

Parish Councillor Morris Johns

Morris Johns

Parish Councillor for Brickhill South & West Ward

phone symbol (01234) 217 364

map marker129 Brickhill Drive, Brickhill, Bedford, MK41 7QG

Morris has lived in Bedford for 17 years. At the moment he is working as an interpreter and translator. He was a voluntary School Governor at St John Rigby Lower School in Putnoe, for 6 years and a voluntary Police Custody Visitor for 4 years.

Morris has an unshakeable belief in the power of education to change people’s lives, and as such, over the years, he has taught English as a Foreign Language to many local people voluntarily. At present, he is a volunteer at the BRASS office in Bedford and a member of the Christians against Torture Group.

Parish Councillor Cathrine Ward

Cathrine Ward

Parish Councillor for Brickhill South & West Ward

phone symbol (01234) 295 951

map marker8 Starling Way, Brickhill, Bedford, MK41 7HW

Cathrine Ward I am a parent of two I have a Youth and Community background and in the past I was a governor at Beauchump Middle School.

I am a Parish councillor amd member of the Finance and Personnel Advisory Group because I care about the area I live in and would like to help influence change in my local community.

Parish Councillor Alastair Grant

Alastair Grant

Parish Councillor to Brickhill South & West Ward

phone symbol (01234) 342 076

map marker30 Waveney Avenue, Brickhill, Bedford, MK41 7EA

Cllr Grant was elected to this position in May 2019. Alastair represents the people of Brickhill South & West Ward in his capacity as Parish Councillor. He is also a member of the Planning Committee.

Parish Councillor Alastair Grant

Councillor Vacancy

There is currently a vacancy for a Parish Councillor in this Ward

phone symbol Office Number (01234) 271 708

map markerBrickhill Parish Council, St Mark’s Church & Community Centre, Calder Rise, Brickhill, MK41 7UY

When a vacancy arises it triggers a number of specific formalities which have to be strictly adhered to. Please watch out for announcements in our News Section, Facebook and Twitter, especially if you are interested in the role. For further information please refer to our Electoral Details page and/or contact the Clerk.