Geraldine Dyer – Cllr for Weald North

I have lived in Smarden for 32 years and taught in Ashford schools for many years.  My son and daughter were educated locally, and my son recently started a business which is based in Smarden. At present I am the Administrator of  Smarden Charter Hall, where I also work in the Heritage Centre.

Cllr Graham Galpin - Stour Ward

My wife and I have lived in the Town since 1984, our son and daughter were educated locally. We have seen many changes.I believe that developing businesses, jobs and skills are a vital part of making Ashford a great place to live and work. These are essential to sustain our Borough.

William Howard - Cllr for Saxon Shore Ward

William has been representing the villages of Saxon Shore on Ashford Borough Council for the past five years. Before that William represented Stour Ward in the town centre for four years. This experience has led to a stronger voice for rural residents.