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Councillor Margaret Bird- Old Coulsdon Conservative Councillor

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Margaret was elected on 22nd May 2014. . Political affiliations – Conservative. Ward – Coulsdon East.

Positions: Member of Licensing Committee; Scrutiny Children and Young people Sub-committee ; Children and Families Partnership. Outside bodies: Friends of Marlpit Lane Bowling Green.School Councillor , Oasis Byron and Chair of Governors Applegarth Academy, New Addington.

Address: 14 Coulsdon Rise, Coulsdon, CR5 2SA email

Awaiting the council phone line but for now please use 01737 555573

Surgery Details – Last Saturday of the month, (No surgery in August & December) 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, The Guide Hall, (rear of) Tudor Parade, Coulsdon Road, Old Coulsdon.

Councillor Steve Hollands – Old Coulsdon Conservative Councillor

Councillor Steve HollandsCouncillor Steve Hollands was elected to the Old Coulsdon Ward on 23rd May 2018.  Previously he was a Councillor in the Kenley Ward.

c/o Town Hall, Katharine Street,Croydon, CR0 1NX


Mobile: 07770 584 026




Councillor Luke Clancy – Coulsdon Town Conservative Councillor


Luke Clancy was elected on 22nd May 2014.   Political affiliations – Conservative. Ward – Coulsdon East.

In the current administration, in opposition, Luke is a reserve member of the Pension committee, Ethics Committee and General Purposes and Audit Committee

He can be contacted on email:

Luke has lived in Croydon for 14 years and was a former Croydon Councillor for South Norwood Ward. From 2006-10 he served as Vice-Chairman of the Planning Committee, Deputy Cabinet Member for Regeneration and was a Trustee of Croydon Council Pension Fund. He was also a school governor, a Safer Neighbourhood Team Ward Panel member and involved in various community interest groups. Luke works as a financial journalist and in his spare time enjoys long distance running.

Surgery Details – First Saturday of the month, 10:00 a.m. – 11.30 a.m., Coulsdon Community Centre, Chipstead Valley Road, Coulsdon, CR5 3BE.- Address – c/o Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon, CR0 1NX


Councillor Mario Creatura- Coulsdon Town Conservative Councillor


Mario Creatura was elected to Coulsdon West Ward on 22nd May 2014.  Political affiliations – Conservative. Ward – Coulsdon West.

Mario is a lifelong Croydon resident. He was state educated locally before going to university. He works as a Parliamentary Researcher for Gavin Barwell MP. He has worked in PR and Marketing at the University of Surrey, the 1994 Group and the National Union of Students. He is a mentor for local charity, Lives Not Knives, helping to keep young people out of trouble and supports social action across the borough, including regularly helping with Sewa Day. He believes in community engagement and tries to get as many people involved in politics as possible, regardless of political inclination.

Surgery Details – First Saturday of the month, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Coulsdon Community Centre, Chipstead Valley Road, Coulsdon, CR5 3BE.  –


Councillor Ian Parker – Coulsdon Town Conservative Councillor


Councillor Ian Parker Councillor Ian Parker was elected to Coulsdon Town Ward on 23rd May 2018.

Former Coulsdon West  (2010-2014) and Deputy Cabinet Member




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Councillor Steve O’Connell – GLA Member Croydon & Sutton

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Councillor Steve O’Connell is of interest to Coulsdon in his regenereation capacity and as the London Assembly Member for Croydon and Sutton and his contact with Boris Johnson, Mayor of London.

Political affiliations – Conservative. GLA bodies and contact:-

GLA responsibilities – Member of the Budget Monitoring Sub-Committee – Member of the Planning and Housing Committee – Member of the Metropolitan Police Authority – Member of Transport Committee – Contact details – GLA City Hall The Queen’s Walk London SE1 2AA. – Telephone: 020 7983 4353 Email: %20Croydon">steve.o’ Croydon

Ward – Kenley. – Positions / Chairmanships held / Memberships of outside bodies – Croydon Enterprise Cabinet Committee (Chair) – Croydon Business – Croydon Strategic Partnership Board – Greater London Enterprise – North West Croydon Regeneration Forum Working Group – South Wandle Regeneration Partnership – Telecommunications Advisory Committee

Surgery Details – First Saturday of the month, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 36 Brighton Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2LG.- If preferred also by private appointment and will visit residents at home. – Address – c/o Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon, CR0 1NX – Telephone – 020 8726 6000 ext: 63806 –  or 0208 763 8644 – Email – ">steve.o’


Murad Qureshi – The LabourParty List Member –

Caroline Pidgeon – The Liberal Democrat List Member –

Jennie Jones – The Green Party List Member –

Chris Philp MP

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Conservative Member of Parliament for Croydon South –

Website –

Postal Address: The House of Commons, London, SW1A OAA – holds regular advice surgeries at:- 36 Brighton Road , Purley , CR8 2LG

E-Mail address :-

His advice surgery.. Please call my office on 020 7219 8026 to make an appointment.


We will update who the new MEPa are for The nine London MEPs represent you in the European Parliament. They scrutinise proposed European Laws and the budget of the European Union and provide oversignt of its other decision making bodies.  – Once the results are in, there may be some changes to the list below

MEP Syed Kamall – Conservative

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MEP Charles Tannock – Conservative

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MEP Lucy Anderson – Labour


MEP Jean Lambert- Green party

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MEP Mary Honeyball – Labour Party

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MEP Claude Moraes – Labour Party

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MEP Seb Dance – Labour

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MEP Gerard Batten – UKIP

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