Town Councillors

Cowes is served by a complement of 16 Town Councillors representing four wards: Cowes Medina (6); Cowes North (6); Cowes South (2); and Cowes West (2).

There are four elected IW Councillors : Cllr Paul Fuller (Cowes West and Gurnard),  Cllr John Nicholson (Cowes South and Northwood), Cllr Lora Peacey Wilcox (Cowes Medina) and Cllr Richard Quigley (Cowes North),. Further details can be found on the IW Council’s website.

Street map for Cowes.

Your Town Councillors

Cowes North Ward – Click for mapCouncillor Anni Adams

Contact: anni.adams@outlook.com

Committees: Projects Committee

Other Bodies: East Cowes Town Council Liaison; Floating Bridge User Group; Member Internal Financial Reviewer – Town Council Accounts

Register of Interests

Anni has been a town councillor since 2017.

Cowes North Ward – Click for map

Contact: Cllr.paul.bertie@btinternet.com

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee, Planning & Licensing Committee, Projects Committee

Other Bodies: Civil Military Partnership (Deputy); Friends of ORP Blyskawica Society Executive Committee (Deputy); Isle of Wight Association of Local Councils Executive Committee (IWALC); Place Plan Steering Group; The Big Lunch

Register of Interests

Paul has been a town councillor since 2017.

Cowes West Ward – Click for map

Contact: lindymlou47@gmail.com

Committees: Planning & Licensing Committee; Projects Committee

Other Bodies: Northwood House Charitable Trust Co. Ltd – Park Forum; Tree Warden

Register of Interests

Linda has been a town councillor since 2011.

Cowes West Ward – Click for map

Contact: arallie@icloud.com

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee; Planning & Licensing Committee

Other Bodies: Northwood House Charitable Trust Co. Ltd – Park Forum (Deputy); The Big Lunch (Deputy)

Register of Interests

Alison has been a town councillor since 2021.

 

Cowes Medina Ward – Click for map

Contact: bigstu2006@hotmail.co.uk

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee

Other Bodies: Shoreside Committee – Cowes Week Ltd.

Register of Interests

Stuart has been a town councillor since 2017.

Cowes North Ward – Click for map

IW Councillor for Cowes West and Gurnard

Contact: paulfulleriw@gmail.com

Committees: None

Other Bodies: Cowes Business Association (Deputy); Cowes Mobility Forum; Environment & Sustainability Forum; Highways P.F.I. District One; Place Plan Steering Group (Deputy)

Register of Interests

Paul has been a town councillor since 2011; former Mayor 2017 – 2019.

Cowes Medina Ward – Click for map

Contact: lynnhammond67@gmail.com

Committees: None

Other Bodies: Age Friendly Island Project (Deputy); Isle of Wight Against Scams Partnership (IWASP); Member Internal Financial Reviewer – Town Council Accounts; Tree Warden

Register of Interests

Lynn has been a town councillor since 2001.

Cowes North Ward – Click for map

Contact: richardehollis@yahoo.co.uk

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee; Planning & Licensing Committee

Other Bodies: Cowes Harbour Commission Advisory Committee; Medina Valley Area Action Plan Group

Register of Interests

Richard has been a town councillor since 2021.

Cowes Medina Ward – Click for map

Contact: davwin@talktalk.net

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee; Planning & Licensing Committee

Other Bodies: Cowes Heritage and Community Group Liaison; Friends of ORP Blyskawica Society Executive Committee

Register of Interests

David has been a town councillor since 2003; former Mayor 2015 – 2017.

Cowes South Ward – Click for map

IW Councillor for Cowes South and Northwood

Contact: cllr.john.nicholson@btconnect.com

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee; Planning & Licensing Committee; Projects Committee

Other Bodies: Civil Military Partnership; Highways P.F.I. District One; Isle of Wight Association of Local Councils Executive Committee (IWALC) (Deputy); PACT Group (Partners / police And Communities Together) (Deputy); Place Plan Steering Group; West & Central Locality Health and Well-Being Group

Register of Interests

John has been a town councillor since 2013.

Cowes Medina Ward – Click for map

IW Councillor for Cowes Medina

Contact: lora08@sky.com

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee

Other Bodies: Age Friendly Island Project; PACT Group (Partners / police And Communities Together); West & Central Locality Health and Well-Being Group (Deputy)

Register of Interests

Lora has been a town councillor since 1999; former Mayor 2005 – 2007 & 2019 – 2021.

Cowes Medina Ward – Click for map

Contact: jockrafferty@gmail.com

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee; Planning & Licensing Committee

Other Bodies: Cowes Business Association’ East Cowes Town Council Liaison (Deputy)

Register of Interests

Jock has been a town councillor since 2019.

Cowes South Ward – Click for map

Contact: phill.sanders@outlook.com

Committees: Planning & Licensing Committee; Projects Committee

Other Bodies: 

Register of Interests

Phil has been a town councillor since 2021.

 

Cowes Medina Ward – Click for map

Contact: nessslade@hotmail.com

Committees: Projects Committee

Other Bodies: Floating Bridge User Group; Supporters of Cowes Library (Deputy)

Register of Interests

Vanessa has been a town councillor since 2021.

Cowes North Ward – Click for map

Contact: davidwalters572@gmail.com

Committees: Finance, Acquisitions & Staffing Committee; Projects Committee

Other Bodies: Cowes Harbour Commission Advisory Committee (Deputy); Shoreside Committee – Cowes Week Ltd. (Deputy)

Register of Interests

David has been a town councillor since 2021; former Mayor 2012 – 2013.

Cowes North Ward – Click for map

Committees: Planning & Licensing Committee

Other Bodies: Supporters of Cowes Library

Register of Interests

Wendy has been a town councillor since 2013.

 

Town Council Employees

 

Contact: townclerk@cowestowncouncil.org.uk 

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Contact: assistanttownclerk@cowestowncouncil.org.uk

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