Your Council

Meet your Councillors

The size of the Town Council is based on the size of the population so in Stonehouse there are 14 Councillors. Local Councillors do not have to be affiliated to a political party. Each year, at the Annual Meeting of the Town Council, Councillors will vote for a Chair (Mayor of Stonehouse) and a Vice-Chair (Deputy Mayor).

The following is a list of current councillors:

Rachel Armstrong

Stonehouse Resident 

TBC

Town Environment Committee

Working Groups – Climate Change Action Forum, Public Rights of Way 

Neil Gibbs

Stonehouse Resident 

01453 828430

Town Environment Committee – Chair

Working Groups –  Oldends Lane Development, Recreation, Transport and Highways

External Organisation Membership – Allotment Tenants Association, Doverow Hill Trust, Parish Cluster Group

John Callinan

Stonehouse Resident 

01453 825547 

Town Business Committee

Human Resources Sub Committee

Working Groups – Oldends Lane Development, Policy, Public Rights of Way, Youth, Internal Audit Panel

External Organisation Membership – Cotswolds Canals Executive Committee, Parish Cluster Group

Mike Davis

Stonehouse Resident 

01453 350689

Town Business Committee – Chair

Working Groups – Climate Change Action Forum, Communications, Policy, Public Rights of Way

Keith Creighton

Stonehouse Resident 

07773 025383 

Town Business Committee

Human Resources Sub Committee

Working Groups – Oldends Lane Development, Events, Support Stonehouse, Communications

External Organisation Membership – Market Towns Forum, Stroud Tourism Forum, Cotswold Boat Mobility

Mayor/Chair

Mayor/Chair

Carol Kambites

Stonehouse Resident 

01453 827929

Town Environment Committee

Town Business Committee

Human Resources Sub Committee

Working Groups – Climate Change Action Forum, Communications, Stroudwater Bristol Road Station, Support Stonehouse, Events

External Organisation Membership – Stonehouse Community Partnership

Valerie Randell

Stonehouse Resident 

07964 852707

Town Environment Committee

Human Resources Sub Committee

Working Groups – Support Stonehouse, Events

Keith Terry

Stonehouse Resident 

07743 470094

Town Environment Committee

Working Groups – Business Networking, Transport and Highways, Internal Audit Panel, Communications, Events

Gary Powell

Stonehouse Resident 

01453 826527

Town Business Committee

Working Groups – Canal Rejuvenation, Recreation, Stonehouse in Bloom, Oldends Lane Development, Events

External Organisation Membership – Doverow Hill Trust

Deputy Mayor/Vice-Chair

Deputy Mayor/Vice-Chair

Theresa Watt

Stonehouse Resident 

01453 821428

Town Business Committee

Human Resources Sub Committee

Working Groups – Youth, Events, Stroudwater Bristol Road Station, Support Stonehouse, Canal Rejuvenation, Recreation

External Organisation Membership – Doverow Hill Trust, Chartered Parishes

Madelaine Maraboli-Roman

Stonehouse Resident 

 

TBC

Town Business Committee

Working Groups – TBC

External Organisation Membership – TBC

Wendy Thomson

Stonehouse Resident 

 

TBC

Town Business Committee

Working Groups – Communications, Youth

External Organisation Membership – TBC

Debbie Curtis

Stonehouse Resident 

TBC

Town Environment Committee

Working Groups – Events, Canal Rejuvenation

External Organisation Membership – Stonehouse in Bloom, Stonehouse School Trustees, Community Engagement Group for the Canal (SDC)

Marcus Dixon

Stonehouse Resident 

TBC

Town Environment Committee

Working Groups – TBC

External Organisation Membership – TBC

Becoming a Councillor

Any vacancies between elections are usually filled by co-opting new Councillors.

Vacancies are advertised on this website and on notice boards in the town.

The Council always welcomes and encourages interest from any eligible elector who is considering becoming a Councillor.
If you would like to get more involved in your community, consider becoming a Councillor.