Cllr Adam Yates

Follow Adam at Adam lives in Ormskirk East ward and has been a ward councillor since 2016. He served as the Portfolio Holder for Finance & Economic Regeneration on West Lancashire Borough Council for five years, ensuring that unlike other councils – WLBC did not go bankrupt. He has been responsible for overseeing the […]

Cllr Anne Fennell

Follow Anne at My name is Anne Fennell, I have been your ward councillor in Ormskirk West (Previously Scott Ward) since 2021. It has been a pleasure to meet many of you on the doorstep when I am out and about door knocking this gives you the opportunity to tell me what matters to […]

Cllr Donna West

I grew up in Skelmersdale and I raised my family in the town. I still live in Skelmersdale on High Street in Old Skem. As your councillor I have worked with my Labour colleagues on a number of initiatives to improve the area, e.g tackling anti-social behaviour, opposing the Whitemoss extension.  I am proud to […]

Cllr Gaynar Owen

Follow Gaynar at Since being elected to represent Up Holland in 2012, I’ve been very proud to represent the ward. My family were born in Up Holland, and having lived here for over 20 years myself, I understand the issues that residents may have. Living in Up Holland, I regularly manage to get around […]

Cllr Julian Finch

Follow Julian at Being elected to represent Digmoor was a proud moment. It was a return to my roots where I started my family and lifelong career in youth and community work. I enjoy regular walks around Digmoor, and addressing many issues. I also do voluntary work such as with Friends of Tawd Valley. […]

Cllr Kerry Lloyd

Follow Kerry at My name is Kerry Lloyd and thanks to your vote in May 2023, I have been one of your Labour and Co-operative councillors in Aughton & Holborn ward for almost a year. As a new councillor I have learnt a lot during the last year, and through being visible and listening […]

Cllr Maureen Nixon

Maureen has lived in Skelmersdale for almost 40 years and worked at the Bright Beginnings Nursery, supporting children and their families. Through her work as a Borough Councillor, she has supported local people with a range of social issues and is actively involved in fundraising and charity events within the community. Maureen has raised funds […]

Cllr Melissa Parlour

Follow Melissa at Melissa has lived in and around West Lancashire since her early teens, alternating between Ormskirk & Skelmersdale. Through her work as the Early Careers & Apprenticeship Advisor for a national retailer, Melissa became an Enterprise Advisor with The Career & Enterprise Company and supported Lathom High School’s careers fair in October […]

George Oliver

George lives locally with his family in Ormskirk, and is a long-time champion of making residents’ voices heard. Previously, George was a councillor for Ormskirk’s Knowsley Ward, where he  played a key role in pushing for the establishment of the Ormskirk Flood Group, having supported local residents through the 2012 and 2015 floods. In his […]

Michelle Matthews

Follow Michelle at Michelle has recently taken early retirement from the Civil Service, supporting Army, Royal Air Force and Civilian Staff. Living and working in the centre of Tarleton means Michelle has the time to be an active Councillor: she has been out canvassing and is already taking up issues on behalf of residents […]