Trent Ward


 Councillors Register of Interests

  DAVID ASTILL 1 Water Lane, Tel: 9332557 Email:

David has lived in Radcliffe all his life, involved in many areas of the Village. David is currently Chairman of Rushcliffe Conservative Association.


DSC_3538David Barton 5 Rockley Avenue Tel: 9332633
Email: d Chairman of the Parish Council. I am proud to have been elected to the Parish Council for the first time in May 2015 and recognise it is now for me to repay the trust placed in me. I have been involved in community activities since moving here in 2000 and hope to bring this range of experience to my new role. My aim is straightforward and that is to play my part in making Radcliffe an even better place in which to live.

GRAHAM BUDWORTH 32 Oak Avenue, Tel 9333579
I moved to Radcliffe with my wife in 2004 and have always appreciated its unique character.  I am a retired Building Services Designer/Maintenance Engineer and Health and Safety Lecturer.  My commitment to the residents of the village is to represent all equally, irrespective of age, acting on the concerns of those who feel their voices are not being heard.  My primary aim is to ensure transparency and openness on all relevant Council matters during my term of office.


MARTIN CULSHAW 49 Shelford Road, Tel: 9119137 Email: Martin is Chair of the Planning & Environment Committee. I moved to Radcliffe in 1982 and both my children went to the local schools from nursery to secondary. I have been involved in many local organisations: the Radcliffe Association of the Infant and Nursery School (RAINS), managing one of AFC Dayncourt’s junior football teams, Vice-Chair of the Governors of South Nottingham College (now Central College), Chair of RadVentures and Vice-Chair of Radcliffe Community Plan Steering Group. I am grateful to the citizens of Radcliffe for electing me to the Parish Council in May 2015 and I hope to help improve the village by implement many of the suggestions incorporated in the Community Plan. I shall also encourage the Council to become a Living Wage Employer.


GRAHAM LEIGH-BROWNE 31 Bingham Road, Tel: 9332349, Email: A retired Chartered Surveyor and Town Planner, he has served on the Council since 1979, including 10 years as Chairman. He is past Chairman and vice-Chairman of the Notts. Wildlife Trust, where he is now an executive Vice President. He is Vice President of the RCAN.

JOSEPHINE SPENCER 21 Grandfield Avenue, Tel: 9332401, Email: has lived in Radcliffe for 43 years, bringing up 3 children and now having 5 grandchildren at local schools. A member of ROTSA and an infant school governor. The provision of recreation and sport facilities for Radcliffe is of particular interest. Is the Chairman of the Finance & General Purposes committee

PAM THOMPSON 2 Grandfield Ave, Tel 9335382,
I have lived in Radcliffe for 30 years and my 3 children went to the village schools. I am an SNA governor and invigulator, an active member of Radcliffe Family Playdays, Radcliffe U3A, Radcliffe Drama Group, Radcliffe Conservation Group and Radventures. I am a voluntary litter picker and feel a mandate to progress all the Community Action Plan. i want to protect Green Belt land, improve rail services and buses on Shelford Rd, increase sport, leisure and youth provision and help sort out our parking problems. I am Vice Chairman for the Amenities.

John Thorn 22 Lorne Grove, Tel: 9118228, Email: I am Chairman of the Amenities Committee, I have lived in Radcliffe for 35 years. I recently retired from being the head of Early Years and Childcare Services at the County Council, where I worked in partnership with schools, day nurseries, playgroups, childminders and children’s centres. I am a governor at the Infants School and was previously a governor at the Junior School for 20 years. I am a founder member of the Radventures group that promotes touring arts productions in the village. I am committed to ensuring that the Parish Council supports and provides the best amenities for its children. My other priority is for the Parish Council to work with the Borough and the County Councils to sort out the major problems we have with traffic and parking in the village.


Alice Tomlinson 8 Cliff Crescent, Tel: 07947 740154 Email: Radcliffe on Trent is a village I am immensely proud to be a part of. I work at the village Playgroup and my daughter attends the Infant School Nursery. Since moving back to Radcliffe two years ago I have enjoyed becoming part of a welcoming and supportive community. I now intend to give back all I can to a village that has given myself and my daughter so very much.

Supporting the people of Radcliffe on Trent