Councillors

Cllr Tim Bull
Vice-Chair of Council, Chair of Finance and General Purposes
Oystermouth Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Community Planning, Finance & General Purposes and Marketing, Media & Events

136 Overland Road, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4EU
t: 01792 215294
e: timgdbull@gmail.com

Political Affiliation: Labour

“I have lived in Overland Road, Oystermouth for 26 years and have one daughter, two step daughters and two grandsons. I have considerable experience and success in large-scale fund-raising and in devising strategic plans for Sports, Leisure and Greener Transport policies. I would like to reduce the reliance on private cars to access Mumbles and to achieve a fairer local parking regime for residents.”

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Cllr Pam Erasmus
Chair of Development
West Cross Ward
Re-elected: May 2012
Committees: Development, Finance & General Purposes and Marketing, Media & Events

4 Brookvale Road, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5EX
t: 01792 406220
e: pamerasmus@hotmail.co.uk

Political Affiliation: Labour

“I am fortunate to be one of the 4 re-elected councillors working with the new councillors who bring in fresh ideas and impetus. I am a school governor to both Grange and Bishop Gore. Also, Chair of West Cross Community Centre, so hopefully, covering and representing all ages and interests in our ward.”

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Cllr Gareth Ford
Chair of the Planning Committee
West Cross Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Development, Highways and Planning

20 Mulberry Avenue, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5HD
t: 01792 426088
e: gareth.ford@mumbles.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Labour

“I’m married to Jackie and have two children David and Sarah. I have lived in West Cross since the age of five so have grown up in the area and am passionate about it. I am self-employed running my own carpentry business. I joined the community council in May and am chair of planning.”

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Cllr Adam Gilbert
Oystermouth Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Development

2A Castle Avenue, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4BA
t: 01792 429911
e: adam.gilbert@mumbles.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Labour

“I’m Adam, I’m originally from Mumbles, I’m a keen hiker and sailor. In my day job, I help charities campaign on a range of issues. I want to use these skills to fight for you. Get in touch if there’s anything I can do to help.”

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Cllr Matthew Gilbert
West Cross Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Development

27 Cross Acre, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5NW
t: 07779091995
e: mattgilbertwales@yahoo.com

Political Affiliation: Conservative

“I am a teacher of children with additional learning needs. I am also an electrician and a published author of children’s books and a novel. I live in West Cross with my wife and two children, Ellie and Finley. I am keen to see Mumbles reach its full potential.”

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Cllr Mike Griffiths
Mayals Ward
Member since 2014
Re-elected: May 2017
Committees: Development, Finance & General Purposes and Highways

22 Wentworth Crescent, Mayals, Swansea SA3 5HT
t: 01792 405080
e: mike.griffiths68@yahoo.co.uk

Political Affiliation: Independent

“I’m married with 1 son. Attended Oystermouth then Bishop Gore. Worked in retail then catering in late 80’s and now work in insurance as a Quality Manager. My interest in MCC is non political, my aim is to help improve and maintain our community and be a voice for the residents of Mayals.”

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Cllr Sara Keeton
West Cross Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Development, Highways and Marketing, Media & Events

9 Sycamore Road, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5LB
t: 0790341187
e: sara.keeton@mumbles.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Labour

“I used to run the video shop in West Cross, now probably best known as the lollypop lady outside Llwynderw school so I’m easy to find! I also volunteer there as a gardener. I want to see better facilities for young people and am happy to be the Community Council post box for any comments, suggestions, questions.”

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Cllr Myles Langstone
Oystermouth Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Finance & General Purposes and Marketing, Media & Events

42 Langcliffe Park, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4JF
t: 07534496913
e: cllr.myles.langstone@swansea.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Conservative

“Hi, I’m Myles and I’ve been elected to represent Oystermouth Ward on MCC, as well as serving as the County Councillor. Coming from the Mumbles area, I am determined to see Mumbles reach its huge potential and become an even better place to live, work and visit.”

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Cllr Rob Marshall
Chair of Marketing, Media and Events
Newton Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Community Planning, Marketing, Media & Events and Finance & General Purposes

17 Bramely Drive, Newton, Swansea SA3 4UP
t: 07973835337
e: rob.marshall@mumbles.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Labour

“Lived in Newton all my life and am a professional pianist performing recitals, chamber music and concertos throughout the UK and Europe. I’m also a music producer and promoter and perform on S4C with singers on ‘Heno’. I represent Newton, am C&CS Labour Group spokesperson for Newton and Social Secretary for the Gower Constituency Labour Group.”

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Cllr Helen Mitchell
Chair of Highways Committee
Mayals Ward
Member since 2008
Re-elected: May 2017
Committees: Finance & General Purposes and Highways

25 St. Andrews Close, Mayals, Swansea SA3 5DX
t: 01792 406080
e: helen.mitchell@mumbles.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Independents at Swansea

“I am a Welsh speaker, born in Llanelli. I have twin daughters and one grandson. I have lived in Mayals since 1985. Worked for BT and retired as a manager, then joined Samaritans. Elected onto MCC in 2008. Am Chairman of Highways and was MCC Chairman for 4 years, until May 2017.”

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Cllr Philip Reason
Newton Ward
Member since 2018
Committees: Marketing Media & Events

27 Caswell Road, Caswell, Swansea SA3 4SD
t: 07740531281
e: philip.reason@mumbles.gov.uk

“I am married to Kath and have two sons who both went to Bishopston School. Having lived in the Newton area all my life it`s great to get the opportunity to represent the area on Mumbles Community Council. Career wise, I am a business owner and have worked for both local and national companies.”

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Cllr Ian Scott
Newton Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Community Planning, Highways and Planning

20A Slade Road, Newton, Swansea SA3 4UF
t: 01792 367076
m: 07900 334 207
e: ian.scott@mumbles.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Conservative

“Worked for 30 years in the Fire Service. First in an operational role throughout West Glamorgan then transferred to the Fire Prevention Department for 9 years specialising in licensed premises involving court work and public protection committee meetings at Port Talbot, Neath Lliw Valley and Swansea Councils. Elected Chair of MCC in May 2017”

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Cllr Matthew Smith
West Cross Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Community Planning and Planning

21 White Grove, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5NX
t: 07446994881
e: mpsmith90@yahoo.com

Political Affiliation: Conservative

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Cllr Carwyn Thomas
Chair of Community Planning Committee
Oystermouth Ward
Member since May 2017
Committees: Community Planning and Planning

4 Rotherslade Road, Langland, Swansea SA3 4QN
t: 01792 363598
e: carwyn.thomas@mumbles.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Conservative

“Brought up in Llandeilo in a Welsh speaking family. After University I joined the Army and trained at The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. Left the Army in 2011 and did a Masters at Oxford Brookes University. Now own the Guesthouse on Rotherslade Road with partner Sarah and our two boys.”

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Cllr William Thomas
Member since May 2017
Committees: Community Planning, Finance & General Purposes and Marketing, Media & Events

43 Cambridge Road, Langland, Swansea SA3 4PQ
t: 07540533734
e: cllr.william.thomas@swansea.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Conservative

"Hi, I’m Will as well as being the County Councillor for Newton I like to take a very active role in MCC. I am exited by what we hope to achieve over the next few years at MCC and it is a great honour to be part of it."

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Cllr Carrie Townsend Jones
Chair of Council
Oystermouth Ward Member since May 2017
Committees: Community Planning, Finance & General Purposes and Marketing & Media

7 Upper Church Park, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4DD
t: 01792 361169
e: carrie.townsendjones@mumbles.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Labour

“Lived in Mumbles since 1998 having moved from London to work as External Funding Manager at Gorseinon College then International Manager at Gower College. My two daughters attended Oystermouth and Bishopston schools. I was a director of Mumbles Development Trust for 10 years and have been Secretary of the Twinning Association of Mumbles since 2016.”

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Cllr Linda Tyler-Lloyd
Mayals Ward
Re-elected: May 2012
Committees: Development, and Highways

2 Glynderwen Close, Sketty, Swansea SA2 8EQ
t: 01792 202005
e: linda.tyler-lloyd@swansea.gov.uk

Political Affiliation: Conservative

“City Councillor representing Mayals since 2012. Past Chairman of MCC. Past chairman of Development Committee on MCC . Live with husband and walk dog in Clyne Gardens which is why I want to support the maintenance of these beautiful gardens.”

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