The councillors for each ward are listed below along with a declaration of interest form for each. Member Interest forms are now available from: For contact details of the councillors, please see here.

The Council has adopted the NALC Code of Conduct.  

Clayton West

Cllr Susan Hellewell

Cllr Neil Gemmell

Cllr William Simpson

Cllr Kevin Carr (Vice Chair)

Denby & Cumberworth

Cllr Cynthia Naylor

Cllr Richard Brook

Cllr Maggie Blanshard

Cllr Steven Slater

Cllr Neil Denby

Cllr John Cook


Cllr Edward Shaw

Cllr David Pearson

Cllr Mike Wood

Cllr Jeremy Patterson


Cllr Graham Turner

Cllr Kelvyn Waites

Cllr Hannah McKerchar

Cllr Polly Ann Flinders (Chair)

Cllr Alison Baskeyfield

Cllr Stuart Merry

Declaration of Interests