Parish Councillors

Parish Councillors Declarations of Interest are held by Sefton Council. Please find below a thumbnail profile of each Parish Councillor

Cllr McCannBob McCann
Bob was elected in November 2014. Bob is our current Chairmand and has served 2 previous years as Chairman of the Parish Council. He works in computer and technology support and management. Bob has an interest in flooding, drainage and coastal erosion. Bob is also a Ward Councillor for Ravenmeols Ward. 

 

 

 

 

Cllr BaxterDerek Baxter
Derek was elected in May 2015 and has an interest in the environment. Derek is a member of the Finance and General Projects group and the Neighbourhood Plan Steering group and advises the Parish Council on planning applications arising in the Formby area. 

 

 

 

 

silhouetteSandra Baxter

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Cllr Bennett

Maria Bennett
Maria was elected in 2015 to represent Ravenmeols Ward on the Parish Council. She is currently the Chairman of the Parish Council and has served as Vice Chairman and Chairman of the Finance Group and the Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group. Her working background is in Teaching and Law. She was born in Formby and moved away to Africa when she was very young but returned to Formby with her own family some 25 years ago. She has always been part of the community and for 10 years ran the Gild Hall Toddler Group on a voluntary basis. Her passion is Formby and ensuring that the community spirit lives on and is a safe and friendly environment for all who live and work here. She advocates democracy and open transparency. Her main concerns are the Neighbourhood Plan and ensuring that this represents what the community want rather than what the Local Council want. In 2014 she was elected as a Borough Councillor and served 4 years representing Ravenmeols Ward residents at Sefton Council.

 

 

Cllr BrodieDawn Brodie
Dawn was elected in May 2015 to represent Ravenmeols Ward. Dawn is Chairman of the Finance and General Projects Group and other interests include volunteering to help run and organise the Formby Festival. Dawn teaches in a local Sefton school and has 2 school age children.

 

 

 

 

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Cllr Irving

Dave Irving

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Bernie Prescott
Bernie and his wife moved to Formby in 1974 and have a son and daughter and six grandchildren. He became an Auxiliary Coastguard at Formby Point in 1980 and progressed to becoming a Regular Officer in 1986 and then District Controller of Liverpool District which extended from the Point of Air to the Mull of Galloway including the Isle of Man, retiring in 2004. He subsequently set up an engineering business with his son and retired again in 2011. “I hope many will remember me from my time with Formby Junior Sports Club and my work for Our Lady's Church. I intend to serve the residents of our Formby to the best of my ability.”

 

 

 

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Cllr Wiencke

Paul Wiencke

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