Your Councillors

Councillors work for the residents of the town and surrounding areas

How many Councillors are there?

You have twenty elected, unpaid members (Councillors).

All Councillors are elected by YOU – residents of the Parish.

What do your Councillors do?

Councillors represent the four wards in the Penzance Parish, including the distinct communities of Newlyn, Mousehole, Paul, Heamoor, Gulval, and Eastern Green.

They are elected to represent your views, address your concerns, and make decisions on the future of your town and village communities.

They also represent you on outside committees, partnerships, and community groups including, but not limited to: 

Read the full list of outside bodies that your Councillors sit on.

Councillor Code of Conduct

All Councillors are governed by a Code of Conduct which outlines the rules, responsibilities, and proper behaviours expected of them.

They must also declare any personal and/or financial interests that might influence their decisions as an elected Councillor – a register of these interests is available on Cornwall Council’s website under the heading ‘Town and Parish Council Information’.

Councillor Attendance at Meetings

Figures of Councillor Attendance at Council and Committee Meetings are published at the end of each municipal year.

Details of Councillors’ attendance for the last municipal year (2023-2024) are available to download here.

Mayor and Deputy Mayor

The Mayor of Penzance - Cllr Stephen Reynolds

The Mayor of Penzance

Cllr Stephen Reynolds

The Deputy Mayor of Penzance - Cllr Will Elliott

The Deputy Mayor of Penzance

Cllr Will Elliott

The Mayor and Deputy Mayor sit on all Council Committees and also represent the authority at civic and community events including visits to our twin towns.

Find your Councillors

Use our interactive map to find your Ward Councillors:

Wide Ward Map 2024
Newlyn & Mousehole Penzance Promenade Penzance East Heamoor & Gulval

Newlyn & Mousehole

Sue Bosworth

Committee Membership: Planning, Finance & General Purposes

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07973 555509

 

Nigel Davis

Committee Membership: Planning, Finance & General Purposes

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07554 618706

 

Thalia Marrington

Committee Membership: Leisure & Amenities

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07702 704004

 

2 x Councillor Vacancies

Penzance Promenade

Nicole Broadhurst

Committee Membership: Chair of Leisure & Amenities, Finance & General Purposes, Personnel

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07935 127875

 

Simon Elliott

Committee Membership: Finance & General Purposes, Leisure & Amenities

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07956 719956

 

Will Elliott

Deputy Mayor of Penzance, Chair of Planning and sits on all four Standing Committees

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07969 842956

 

Jim McKenna

Committee Membership: Finance & General Purposes, Personnel

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07764 347910

 

Nigel Pengelly

Committee Membership: Chair of Finance & General Purposes, Planning

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07811 154439

 

Penny Young

Committee Membership: Chair of Personnel, Arts & Culture, Leisure & Amenities

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07921 120775

Penzance East

Joan Beveridge

Committee Membership: Chair of Arts & Culture, Finance & General Purposes, Personnel

Email: [email protected] 

Tel: 07488 317209

 

Melville Durrant

Committee Membership: Leisure & Amenities, Planning

Email: [email protected] 

Tel: 07980 141001

 

Jonathan How

Committee Membership: Arts & Culture, Leisure & Amenities

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07846 658193

 

Zach Lawlor

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07565 647120

 

Jan Power

Committee Membership: Leisure & Amenities, Planning

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07977 212254

 

Nadine Tonner

Committee Membership: Arts & Culture, Finance & General Purposes

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07989 446104

Heamoor & Gulval

Bonnie Jackson

Committee Membership: Vice-Chair of Planning, Leisure & Amenities, Personnel

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 01736 361768

 

Stephen Reynolds

Mayor of Penzance and sits on all four Standing Committees and the Personnel Committee

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07917 868470

 

Richard Sorrell

Committee membership: Vice-Chair of Arts & Culture, Leisure & Amenities

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07979 514618

Or you can find your Ward Councillors listed here:

Heamoor & Gulval Ward

Cllr Bonnie Jackson
Cllr Bonnie Jackson

Committee Membership: Leisure & Amenities, Vice-Chair of Planning, Personnel

Email Cllr Jackson

Tel: 07818 828524

Cllr Stephen Reynolds
Cllr Stephen Reynolds

Mayor – sits on all standing Committees

Email Cllr Reynolds

Tel: 07917 868470

Cllr Richard Sorrell
Cllr Richard Sorrell

Committee Membership: Vice-Chair of Arts & Culture, Leisure & Amenities

Email Cllr Sorrell

Tel: 07979 514618

Newlyn & Mousehole Ward

Cllr Sue Bosworth
Cllr Sue Bosworth

Committee Membership: Planning, Finance & General Purposes

Email Cllr Bosworth

Tel: 07973 555509

Cllr Nigel Davis
Cllr Nigel Davis

Committee Membership: Planning, Finance & General Purposes

Email Cllr Davis

Tel: 07554 618706

Cllr Thalia Marrington
Cllr Thalia Marrington

Committee Membership: Leisure & Amenities

Email Cllr Marrington

Tel: 07702 704004

Penzance East Ward

Cllr Joan Beveridge
Cllr Joan Beveridge

Committee Membership: Chair of Arts & Culture, Finance & General Purposes, Personnel

Email Cllr Beveridge

Tel: 07488 317209

Cllr Melville Durrant
Cllr Melville Durrant

Committee Membership: Leisure & Amenities, Planning

Email Cllr Durrant

Tel: 07980 141001

Cllr Jonathan How
Cllr Jonathan How

Committee Membership: Arts & Culture, Leisure & Amenities

Email Cllr How

Tel: 07846 658193

Cllr Zach Lawlor
Cllr Zach Lawlor

Email Cllr Lawlor

Tel: 07565 647120

Cllr Jan Power
Cllr Jan Power

Committee Membership: Leisure & Amenities, Planning

Email Cllr Power

Tel: 07977 212254

Cllr Nadine Tonner

Cllr Nadine Tonner

Committee Membership: Arts & Culture, Finance & General Purposes

Email Cllr Tonner

Tel: 07989 446104

Penzance Promenade Ward

Cllr Nicole Broadhurst
Cllr Nicole Broadhurst

Committee Membership: Chair of Leisure & Amenities, Finance & General Purposes, Personnel

Email Cllr Broadhurst

Tel: 07935 127875

Cllr Simon Elliott
Cllr Simon Elliott

Committee Membership: Finance & General Purposes, Leisure & Amenities

Email Cllr S Elliott

Tel: 07956 719956

Cllr Will Elliott
Cllr Will Elliott

Deputy Mayor – Chair of Planning & sits on all standing Committees

Email Cllr W Elliott

Tel: 07969 842956

Cllr Jim McKenna
Cllr Jim McKenna

Committee Membership: Finance & General Purposes, Personnel

Email Cllr McKenna

Tel: 07764 347910

Cllr Nigel Pengelly
Cllr Nigel Pengelly

Committee Membership: Chair of Finance & General Purposes, Planning

Email Cllr Pengelly

Tel: 07811 154439

Cllr Penny Young
Cllr Penny Young

Committee Membership: Chair of Personnel, Arts & Culture, Leisure & Amenities

Email Cllr Young

Tel: 07921 120775

To see the Parish and Ward boundaries in more detail, visit Cornwall Council’s interactive map.

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