Richard has represented Croesyceiliog since 2004 on Torfaen Council. His background has been in planning in local government, welfare rights for a local charity and a policy officer an allied health profession. Richard has been brought up in Croesyceiliog, the community he calls home, where he is known and has championed local issues.
Jo has a strong background in trade unionism, representing members for fair resolutions and campaigning for safer and fair workplaces for all. With twenty years experience of working with youngsters with learning disabilities, Jo understands the difficulties families face and champions a fairer, inclusive society. Jo knows Croesyceiliog well, the place where she grew up herself, raised a family and is well known in the community.
Both Richard and Jo have supported residents through street surgeries, and newsletters, as well as a Facebook group to keep people informed of issues in the local area.
Re-elect Richard and Jo on May 5th for two hardworking committed Labour councillors.