People

Cllr. David Stevenson for Galleywood

David has lived in Galleywood for over 35 years, commencing council life as a Great Baddow Parish Councillor from 1972-83 and has represented Galleywood both as Borough Councillor and Galleywood Parish Councillor for a considerable length of time.

Cllr. Bob Villa for Great Baddow West

I have lived in the neighbouring village of Galleywood for 26 years, married to Valerie with two grown up sons and six grand children. By profession, I am a retired Chartered Engineer and Company Director.

Cllr. Gill Smith for Great Baddow East

I was born in Chelmsford and have lived here all my life, the last 42 years in Great Baddow.  I have two sons and four grandchildren.  I am a former Governor of Baddow Hall School and the Sandon School.

Cllr. Malcolm Watson for Waterhouse Farm

Malcolm is 63 years old, has been married for 42 years and has 2 grown up children and 2 grandchildren. He has lived in Essex all hid life and moved to Writtle in 1996 from where he commuted to work in London in the finance industry until his retirement in 2002.

Cllr. Anthony McQuiggan for Goat Hall

I moved to Essex in 1978 working for Marconi in Rochester, Basildon and locally at Great Baddow.  Since leaving Marconi I have developed and invested in several successful international engineering companies locally in South Essex..  

Cllr. Peter Cousins for St Andrews Ward

I am a born (St. John's Hospital) and bred Chelmsfordian having lived in the City all my life.  I have worked for a variety of Blue Chip companies and now working at the Anglia Ruskin University.  My field of expertise is in Information Technology, with particular reference to matters pertaining to IT security.Ward:
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Cllr. Yvonne Spence for Marconi

I have lived in Chelmsford for 37 years and have been deeply involved in the community throughout that time. A wife, mother and grandmother, I had a career as a local schoolteacher.

Geoffrey Van Orden MBE MEP

First elected as a Conservative MEP in 1999, Geoffrey represents the East of England. He has consistently opposed European political integration, in particular EU meddling in defence, and taken a tough stance on immigration.