Councillors

Cllr Dr Martin O’Neill

Cllr Dr Martin O’Neill

West Cross Ward
Co-opted: August 2018
Chair of Council

Committees: Economic Well-Being and Community and Social Well-being
Political Affiliation – Labour


t: 07790 245977
e: martin.oneill@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation – Labour


"I have lived in the West Cross area of Mumbles for some twenty-two years. I am married with two grown children who were previously pupils at Whitestone, Bishopston and Bishop Gore Schools. I currently work at Cardiff University where I am a lecturer at the School of Medicine having spent my early career in the NHS. I have a particular interest in older people in our community as I believe it is vitally important that as we all age we develop services and facilities that help our older residents enjoy a fulfilling, healthy and happy life."

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Cllr Tim Bull

Cllr Tim Bull

Oystermouth Ward
Elected May 2017
Committees: Economic Well Being, Premises and Personnel Committees


136 Overland Road, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4EU
t: 01792 215294
e: tim.bull@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


"I have lived in Overland Road, Oystermouth for nearly 30years and have one daughter, two step daughters and two grandsons. I have considerable experience and success in large-scale fund-raising and in devising strategic plans from National to local level for better Sports, Leisure and Green Transport provision. I would like to encourage my fellow councillors to approve policies for the maximum benefit of future generations in our area rather than being based on short term party political or personal interest considerations.”

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Cllr Pamela Erasmus

Cllr Pamela Erasmus

West Cross Ward
Re-elected: May 2012
Committees: Community & Social Well-Being, Environmental and Planning


4 Brookvale Road, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5EX
t: 01792 406220
e: pam.erasmus@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


“I am fortunate to be one of the 4 re-elected councillors working with the new councillors who bring in fresh ideas and impetus. I am a school governor at Whitestone School."

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Cllr Rebecca Fogarty

Cllr Rebecca Fogarty

West Cross Ward
Elected: Feb 2019
Committees: Community & Social Well-Being, Environmental Well-Being and Joint Enabling Committee
Political Affiliation: Labour


3 Acacia Road, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5LF
t: 07724 437865
e: rebecca.fogarty@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


“I live in West Cross with my husband Eugene after moving to the Mumbles area to work for Swansea City of Sanctuary. I work for Public Health Wales, working with diverse communities to protect and promote health and well-being. I chair the MCC Covid-19 Response Team. I am Chair of the Community and Social Well-Being Committee and am committed to improved local facilities for all.”

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Cllr Gareth Ford

Cllr Gareth Ford

West Cross Ward
Elected May 2017
Committees: Chair Joint Enabling Committee, Planning, Community & Social Well-being, Economic Well-being, Environmental Well-being, Cultural & Tourism Well-being, Premises.


20 Mulberry Avenue, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5HD
t: 07914690121
e: gareth.ford@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


"I’m married to Jackie and have two grown up children. I have lived in West Cross since the age of five so have grown up in the area and am passionate about it. I am self-employed running my own carpentry business. I would like to see West Cross become a more vibrant family orientated area.”

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Cllr Adam Gilbert

Cllr Adam Gilbert

Oystermouth Ward
Elected May 2017
Committees: Economic Well-being, Cultural & Tourism Well-being Committee, Personnel and Joint Enabling Committee


18 Chapel Street, Mumbles, Swansea SA34NH
t: 07717793890
e: adam.gilbert@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


“I’m Adam, I’m originally from Mumbles, I’m a keen hiker and a volunteer on Mumbles Lifeboat. As a local business owner, I know the challenges we all face. Get in touch if there’s anything I can do to help.”

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Cllr Richard Jarvis

Cllr Richard Jarvis

West Cross Ward
Elected February 2019
Committees: Environmental Well-Being, Cultural and Tourism Well Being


t: 07423 063361
e: richard.jarvis@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


"Originally from Aberdare, I am married with 3 grown-up children. I joined the army at 17, serving in N.Ireland and the Falklands. I then joined the Met Police and Hampshire Police. I retired in 2009 and returned to Wales - choosing to live in Mumbles where I had holidays when young. I stood for election because I believe that if I live in an area I should contribute to get things done."

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Cllr Carrie Townsend Jones

Cllr Carrie Townsend Jones

Oystermouth Ward
Elected May 2017
Committees:Chair of Environmental Well-being Committee, Joint Enabling Committee, Environmental Well-being Committee, Economic Well-being Committee, Premises Committe, Personnel Committee.


7 Upper Church Park, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4DD
t: 07874 619938
e: carrie.townsendjones@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour Party


"Lived in Mumbles since 1998 and retired from my post as International Manager at Gower College in 2014. My two daughters attended Oystermouth and Bishopston schools. Now work freelance as an International Education Consultant and am an enthusiastic allotment holder. I was Chair of MCC from 2018 to 2020 and represent the Council on the One Voice Wales Larger Councils Committee. I was a director of Mumbles Development Trust for 10 years and am currently Treasurer of the Twinning Association of Mumbles and a Governor of Oystermouth School."

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Cllr Sara Keeton

Cllr Sara Keeton

West Cross Ward
Elected May 2017
Committees: Community & Social Well-being, Premises, Environmental Well-being Committee


39, Bellevue Road, West Cross, SA3 5QB.
t: 01792 518271
m: 07903411857
e: sara.keeton@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


“I used to run the video shop in West Cross, now probably best known as the lollypop lady outside Llwynderw school so I’m easy to find! I also volunteer there as a gardener. I’m governor for both Llwynderw and Grange primary schools. I’m also Chair of West Cross Community Centre. I want to see better facilities for young people and am happy to be the Community Council post box for any comments, suggestions, questions.”

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Cllr Myles Langstone

Cllr Myles Langstone

Oystermouth Ward
Elected May 2017
Committees: Economic Well-Being


Flat 6 Gilbertscliffe, Southward Lane, Langland, Swansea SA3 4QS.
t: 07584 496913
e: myles.langstone@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Conservative


"Hi, I’m Myles and I represent Oystermouth ward on MCC, as well as serving as the County Councillor for Oystermouth. I am also a School Governor at Oystermouth Primary School and Chairman of the Friends of Mumbles Parks community group. Coming from the Mumbles area, I am determined to see Mumbles reach its huge potential and become an even better place to live, work and visit.”

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Cllr Rob Marshall

Cllr Rob Marshall

Newton Ward
Elected May 2017
Committees: Chairman Cultural & Tourism Well-being, Economic, Digital archive and Ostreme joint working group


t: 07973835337
e: rob.marshall@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


“Lived in Newton all my life and am a professional pianist performing recitals, chamber music and concertos throughout the UK and Europe. I’m also a music producer and promoter and perform on S4C with singers on ‘Heno’. I represent Newton, am C&CS Labour Group spokesperson for Newton and Social Secretary for the Gower Constituency Labour Group. I am delighted to serve on the board of governors for Newton Primary School - where I went as a boy.”

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Cllr Philip Reason

Cllr Philip Reason

Newton Ward
Elected since 2018
Committees: Community/Social Well-Being, Cultural Well-Being and Joint Enabling Committee, Premises Committee


27 Caswell Road, Caswell, Swansea SA3 4SD
t: 07740531281
e: philip.reason@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Conservative


“I am married to Kath and have two sons who both went to Bishopston School. Having lived in the Newton area all my life it`s great to get the opportunity to represent the area on Mumbles Community Council. Career wise, I am a business owner and have worked for both local and national companies.”

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Cllr Ian Scott

Cllr Ian Scott

Newton Ward
Elected May 2017
Committees: Chair Economic Committee, Premises Committee, Planning Committee, GDPR (Sub Committee)


20A Slade Road, Newton, Swansea SA3 4UF
t: 01792 367076
m: 07900 334 207
e: ian.scott@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Conservative


“Worked for 30 years in the Fire Service. First in an operational role throughout West Glamorgan then transferred to the Fire Prevention Department for 9 years specialising in licensed premises involving court work and public protection committee meetings at Port Talbot, Neath Lliw Valley and Swansea Councils. Elected Chair of MCC in May 2017.”

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Cllr Rebecca Singh

Cllr Rebecca Singh

Mayals Ward
Elected June 2019
Committees: Economic Well-Being and Historical Archives Committee


e: Rebecca.Singh@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Conservative


"I've lived in Swansea all my life and really love this part of the world. I'm a civil servant and believe we have a duty to protect our precious public services from privatisation, corruption and abuse while acknowledging we all bear responsibility for our own welfare and that of our institutions and services. I enjoy being part of the community of Mumbles via MCC and being a part of the work to make our lives richer together."

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Cllr William Thomas

Cllr William Thomas

Newton Ward
Elected May 2017
Vice-Chair
Committees: Community/Social Well-Being and Environmental Well-Being


43 Cambridge Road, Langland, Swansea SA3 4PQ
t: 07540533734
e: william.thomas@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Conservative


"Hi, I’m Will as well as being the County Councillor for Newton I like to take a very active role in MCC. I am exited by what we hope to achieve over the next few years at MCC and it is a great honour to be part of it."

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Cllr Linda Tyler-Lloyd

Cllr Linda Tyler-Lloyd

Mayals Ward
Re-elected: May 2012
Committees: Environmental Well-Being


2 Glynderwen Close, Sketty, Swansea SA2 8EQ
t: 07710 609373
e: linda.tylerlloyd@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Conservative


“I am a past Chair of Mumbles Community Council. I represent Mayals Ward on both MCC and Swansea City Council. On MCC I am on the Social Well-being Committee. I am on the Mayals School Governing Body where I am the” Looked After Children “ (LAC) representative and also the Well Being Committee.I see my challenge as to fight for the preservation of the heritage of this beautiful area while providing safe venues for family days out. I am also an elected member of the Governing Body of the Church in Wales.”

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Cllr Louise Thomas

Cllr Louise Thomas

Mayals Ward
Co-opted: July 2021
Committees: TBA


e: louise.thomas@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation – Conservative


"I have lived in the Mayals for 7 years, I am married with 2 sons. I currently work as a Business Systems Analyst for a Multi -national company. I recently joined the council and feel it is important to involve everyone in the community. I look forward to being involved with the various projects we are delivering."

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