Councillor Peter W Jones

    Email: pjones@staffordbc.gov.uk
    Ward: Eccleshall
    Telephone: 01785 851381
    Postal Address: 25 Wheelwright Drive, Eccleshall, Stafford ST21 6LB

    Political Party

    I am a member of the following Party:-

    Party Position Description
    Conservative Party

    Committees

    I am a member of the following committees:-

    Diary Dates

    Profile

    I am married with four grown children and six grandchildren, my wife Joy and I have lived in Eccleshall for over 25 years. For the first 18 years I managed the News Express store in Stafford Street and am now retired. We hale from West Bromwich where we organised the Town Carnival and Show for 22 years. My career has been in Marketing and Personnel prior to moving into retailing.

    I was a founder member of the Eccleshall Business Focus Group and its chairman for many years. I am the secretary of the Stafford Rotary Club and its former president. I was the president of the Eccleshall Rotary Club.

    I am the organiser of the biennial Eccleshall Festival and together with a committee of volunteers arrange a programme of events for Festival week culminating with a street market of 80 stalls.

    My wife and I enjoy singing and are members of the Eccleshall Singers and Saints Alive choirs. We are both front of house volunteers at the Gatehouse theatre.

    I write Eccleshall news for the Stafford and Stone Newsletters, Newport and Market Drayton Advertisers and Eccleshall items for the Stone and Eccleshall Gazette.

    I am the publisher of the Eccleshall Guide an 80 page full colour guide to all things Eccleshall and its website www.eccleshallguide.com for the past 21 years.

    I also edit several websites including, Eccleshall Singers, Eccleshall Festival and Stafford Rotary Club, peterwjones, eccleshallguide.org, eccleshallvoluntarycarscheme.org.uk.

    I have been a member of the Eccleshall Parish Council for 24 years having been its chairman and vice chairman at various time, currently its vice chairman.

    I run a general knowledge quiz at the Holly Bush in Seighford every Sunday evening and run a number of quizzes for various charity groups.

     

    Being retired I am able to spend as much time as needed on my Council work including a monthly surgery at the town’s library.

    Committees

    I am a member of the following committees:-

    Diary Dates

    The following is a list of dates of committees upon which I am presently a Member, click on the meeting to get the agenda, reports and minutes

    Date Meeting position
    Council (Mayor Making) (10.30am) - 13 May 2017
    Council (Appointments) (7.00pm) - 22 May 2017
    Licensing Sub Committee (10.00am) - 5 June 2017
    Special Planning Committee (Site visit 9.30am - re-convene at County Buildings approx 11.30am) - 12 June 2017
    Special Planning Committee (Site visit 9.30am - re-convene at County Buildings approx 11.00am) - 12 June 2017
    Audit and Accounts Committee (6.30pm) - 15 June 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 21 June 2017
    Special Planning Committee (Site Visit 9.30am, reconvene Civic Centre 12 noon) - 3 July 2017
    Planning Committee Site Visit (Site Visit 9.30am, reconvene Civic Centre 1.15pm) - 3 July 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 12 July 2017
    Special Planning Committee (Additional Meeting) (6.30pm) - 19 July 2017
    Council (7.00pm) - 25 July 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 2 August 2017
    Special Planning Committee (Site Visit 9.30am - reconvene Civic Centre at approximately 11.00am) - 14 August 2017
    Planning Committee Site Visit (Site Visit 9.30am - reconvene Civic Centre at approximately 10.30am) - 14 August 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 23 August 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 13 September 2017
    Council (7.00pm) - 19 September 2017
    Audit and Accounts Committee (6.30pm) - 21 September 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 4 October 2017
    Licensing Sub Committee (2.00pm) - 18 October 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 25 October 2017
    Planning Committee Site Visit Meeting 11am - 6 November 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 15 November 2017
    Council (7.00pm) - 21 November 2017
    Audit and Accounts Committee (6.30pm) - 30 November 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 6 December 2017
    Licensing Sub Committee (2.00pm) - 14 December 2017
    Special Planning Committee (10.30pm) - 18 December 2017
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 3 January 2018
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 24 January 2018
    Council (7.00pm) - 30 January 2018
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 14 February 2018
    Council (7.00pm) - 26 February 2018
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 7 March 2018
    Audit and Accounts Committee (6.30pm) - 20 March 2018
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 28 March 2018
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 18 April 2018
    Council (7.00pm) - 24 April 2018
    Planning Committee (6.30pm) - 9 May 2018
    Council (7.00pm) - 24 July 2018
    Council (7.00pm) - 18 September 2018
    Council (7.00pm) - 20 November 2018
    Council (7.00pm) - 29 January 2019
    Council (7.00pm) - 26 February 2019
    Council (7.00pm) - 18 April 2019
    Council (Mayor Making) (10.30am) - 18 May 2019
    Council (Appointments) (7.00pm) - 20 May 2019
    Council (7.00pm) - 23 July 2019
    Public Appeals Committee - 18 October 2019 Chair
    Planning Committee Site Visit (Site Visit 9.30am - reconvene Civic Centre at approximately 10.45am) - 28 October 2019
    Audit and Accounts Committee (6.30pm) - 17 March 2020

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