West Cross Ward


        Cllr Dr Martin O’Neill
Cllr Dr Martin O’Neill

West Cross Ward
Elected: August 2018
Chair of Council

Committees: Chair Personnel, Finance & Compliance 


tel: 07790 245977
email: 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 Rebecca Fogarty
Cllr Rebecca Fogarty

West Cross Ward
Elected: Feb 2019
Vice Chair of Council
Committees: Chair Community & Social Development, Finance & Compliance, Environmental, Chair Appeals


tel: 07724 437865
email: 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 Pamela Erasmus
Cllr Pamela Erasmus

West Cross Ward
Re-elected: May 2012
Committees: Community & Social Development, Environmental 


tel: 01792 406220
email: 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 Gareth Ford
Cllr Gareth Ford

West Cross Ward
Elected: May 2017
Committees: Community & Social Development, Cultural, Tourism & Communication


tel: 07914690121
email: 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 Richard Jarvis
Cllr Richard Jarvis

West Cross Ward
Elected: February 2019
Committees: Environmental, Cultural, Tourism & Communication


tel: 07423 063361
email: 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 Sara Keeton
Cllr Sara Keeton

West Cross Ward
Elected: May 2017
Committees: Community & Social Development, Chair Environmental, Personnel


tel: 01792 518271
mobile: 07903411857
email: 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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Mayals Ward


        Cllr Rebecca Singh
Cllr Rebecca Singh

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


email: 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 Linda Tyler-Lloyd
Cllr Linda Tyler-Lloyd

Mayals Ward
Re-elected: May 2012
Committees: Environmental


tel: 07710 609373
email: 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
Elected: July 2021
Committees: Finance & Compliance, Community & Social Development, Appeals


tel: 07376 423489

email: 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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Newton Ward


        Cllr Rob Marshall
Cllr Rob Marshall

Newton Ward
Elected: May 2017
Committees: Joint Chair Cultural, Tourism & Communication, Finance & Compliance, Personnel


tel: 07973835337
email: 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: 2018
Committees: Joint Chair Cultural, Tourism & Communication


tel: 07740531281
email: 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: Finance & Compliance, Community & Social Development, Personnel 


tel: 01792 367076
mobile: 07900 334 207
email: 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 William Thomas
Cllr William Thomas

Newton Ward
Elected: May 2017
Vice-Chair
Committees: Finance & Compliance, Community & Social Development


tel: 07540533734
email: 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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Oystermouth Ward


        Cllr Tim Bull
Cllr Tim Bull

Oystermouth Ward
Elected: May 2017
Committees: Finance & Compliance, Community & Social Development


tel: 01792 215294
email: 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 Adam Gilbert
Cllr Adam Gilbert

Oystermouth Ward
Elected: May 2017
Committees: Cultural, Tourism & Communication


tel: 07717793890
email: 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 Carrie Townsend Jones
Cllr Carrie Townsend Jones

Oystermouth Ward
Elected: May 2017
Committees: Environmental, Personnel


tel: 07874 619938
email: carrie.townsendjones@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


"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 Myles Langstone
Cllr Myles Langstone

Oystermouth Ward
Elected: May 2017
Committees:


tel: 07584 496913
email: 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 Rebecca Child
Cllr Rebecca Child

Oystermouth Ward
Elected: May 2020
Committees: Chair Finance & Compliance, Community & Social Development, Environmental


tel: 07387 273343
email: rebecca.child@mumbles.gov.uk


Political Affiliation: Labour


"Hi I'm Becca! I've lived here since I was a baby, going to Grange Primary and Bishop Gore. When I was younger I volunteered at Red Café and I’m still passionate about ensuring we provide safe spaces for young people locally. I studied History at uni and appreciate the absolute wonder of representing Oystermouth, a ward with a 1000-year-old castle! I now work in Campaigns and I am passionate about increasing the provision and variety of sporting spaces locally, protecting our beautiful environment, and promoting diversity and inclusion. Please get in touch if you have any ideas for our local area!"

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