Collette Finnegan is a long established member of the Abbey Views Team and lives in the ward. Collette is now retired from full time work in the NHS as a Senior Community Nursing Specialist. Collette is very used to helping peoples and giving support in difficult circumstances.
Laura Pearsall is the Conservative Candidate for Abbeymead in May this year.Laura says "I have always lived in Gloucester and have grown up in Abbeymead... and Abbeydale. After leaving Ribston Hall High School, I became Apprentice to our local MP, Richard Graham, where I worked for two and a half years.
Sajid Patel is one of our #Conservative candidates for Barton & Tredworth in the #MayElections. He would welcome your support and please share his post with your friends. Sajid says " Born and raised in Barton & Tredworth, I care deeply about our area and community. I have been living in Conduit Street with my family for the past 12 years.
Nigel Hanman has represented Grange on the City Council since 2002. He works in the family sign and label manufacturing business, employing a number of people. They are a supplier of high specification labels to local aerospace companies. Nigel is actively involved with the Tuffley Community Centre and has helped to secure funding for a number of improved facilities there.
Elected as the first Conservative city councillor for Podsmead under the current ward boundaries in 2010, and the youngest elected female for the city at 28 years old. Jennie lives in Podsmead with her husband and four children and takes a very active community role as chair of Oaklands Park Residents Association, Vice Chair of Podsmead Community Association, Community Governor for Linden School and as a volunteer at the Ramblers Youth Club amongst other roles.
Our candidate for Kingsway My wife Tricia and I moved to Kingsway almost 3 years ago after we had taken early retirement. Between us we have 4 grown up children, and we are now proud grandparents to 2 grandchildren. Most of my business career was in the airline industry at London Heathrow, working in various passenger service roles and culminating as International Purchasing Manager for a major American airline.