People

Cty Cllr Barbara Thomson (Earlswood & Reigate South; Earlswood & Whitebushes)

Barbara Thomson has been a resident of Earlswood and Whitebushes for the last 10 years, Borough Councillor for her area since 2007, and was elected as County Councillor for the Earlswood & Reigate South division in 2013.Born in London Barbara moved to Whitebushes 10 years ago she has five children, six granddaughters and one great-granddaughter.Barbara has worked tirelessly for the community both before she became an elected Councillor and afterwards.  She works part-time in Reigate as an office manager.

Barbara Thomson - Earlswood & Reigate South

My name is Barbara Thomson I have been County Councillor for Earlswood and South Reigate for 4 years (after the death of my dear friend and colleague Frances King) and Borough Councillor for Earlswood and Whitebushes for approximately 9 years.

Ken Gulati (Banstead, Woodmansterne & Chipstead)

Ken Gulati has lived in the area for most of his adult life. He is married with grown-up children and grandchildren. He runs his own practice locally as a legal aid solicitor and advocate. Professionally he has a close independent knowledge of the work of social services.

Bob Gardner (Merstham & Banstead South)

Bob Gardner has been your County Councillor for 4 years and has made enormous improvements. He has lived in Surrey for some 32 years with his wife.  He was born and educated in London.  He has four grown up children and three grandchildren.

Jeff Harris (Tadworth, Walton & Kingswood)

Following a successful career in Policing, where one personal initiative was the introduction of CCTV onto London’s Buses, he attained the rank of Chief Superintendent.

Zully Grant-Duff (Reigate)

Zully and her husband Andrew have lived in the Borough of Reigate and Banstead for 29 years years, initially in Redhill and for the last 18 years in Reigate.

George Curry - Tadworth & Walton

My name is  George Curry and I am standing for election as the Conservative candidate for Tadworth and Walton in the forthcoming ward By-Election on May 4th.

Cllr Rosemary Absalom (Reigate Central)

“A lifelong Surrey resident, I have lived in Reigate since 1980. I am married to David, and we have one adult son.“An experienced office administrator by profession, my working life began at the Canadian High Commission in London and then, after marriage, I started working locally in and around Reigate and Redhill.

Gareth Owen (Reigate Hill)

As a long term local resident myself, who has commuted from, raised a family, and seen many changes in the borough over the years, I have a strong sense of belonging to the community in which I live.