People

Ann Grant

Oxhey Hall Parish Councillor Anne lives on Hampermill Lane and is well known to many Oxhey Hall families through her local Nursery. Her primary concern is for children and for the youth of today.
She thinks local government is about people not politics, will ensure your concerns are addressed, and finds your annual survey replies very helpful.Ann values our green spaces, recently took park in the weekly South Oxhey ParkRun, and was over 60 when she completed her last London Marathon. 

David Coltman

Carpenders Park Parish Councillor  Brought up locally, David has lived in Carpenders Park for 14 years. Former Director of an international company selling Toys & Games.Very concerned at the over-development of Carpenders Park,  his mission is to preserve the local character and to keep the countryside green.  Welcomes the rejection of planning applications at Sandpit Woods and Valley View Farm. 

Valerie Coltman

Carpenders Park Parish CouncillorValerie’s background is in education.  A retired Head of Early Years department of a school in Pinner, she continues to work part time and is a school governorStrong advocate of improved playground areas, with safe, age-related equipment for all.  Greatly values the community spirit in Carpenders Park.Thinks local government is about people, not politics.  

Terry Dos Ramos

Three Rivers District Councillor for Carpenders Park also Carpenders Park Parish Councillor Has a background in the Navy and in banking. Has lived here with his wife for 17 years. He audits the annual accounts for CPRA, our Residents’ Association.

Eric Bishop

District Councillor for Carpenders ParkChairman of the CouncilAs Chairman of the Council, Eric attends many events and official engagements throughout the District and the County – a duty which maintains and creates vital links between the Council and the community.

Tony Rogers

Conservative Councillor for WoodsideSecretary for Watford Conservative GroupTony has lived in or around Watford for most of his life, and currently lives alongside Woodside.After gaining various professional qualifications at evening classes, he has had a variety of both self-employed and employed jobs for over 40 years.

Mark Whitman

Conservative Councillor for MeridenA father of 3 children, Mark was born in Garston and has lived in Watford all is life.He attended Francis Coombe Secondary school and spent over 20 years working for various companies and taking evening classes at the Watford College to gain qualifications.After starting his first company in 1996, Mark has continued to run his own businesses in the years since.As a long standing resident of Meriden, Mark understands the issues they face and seeks to give the residents a strong voice in the Council. 

Linda Topping

Watford Conservatives ChairmanLinda is an active local campaigner, she has worked with many small charities in the area, in fact Linda was awarded the Audenitor Award by Watford's Mayor for her local charitable fundraising efforts.