Tunbridge Wells Constituency
Tunbridge Wells Constituency covers an area that includes: Tunbridge Wells, Brenchley, Horsmonden, Capel, Lamberhurst, Cranbrook, Hawkhurst, Paddock Wood, Pembury, Southborough, High Brooms, Bidborough and Speldhurst.
Greg Clark, the sitting MP, is a Conservative.
Labour currently holds 5 seats – out of 48 – on Tunbridge Wells Borough Council. The Councillors – Dianne Hill , Alain Lewis, Luke Everitt represent Southborough and High Brooms Ward. Hugo Pound represents Sherwood Ward. Alex Britcher represents Rusthall Ward.
Tunbridge Wells Constituency Labour Party
Tunbridge Wells Constituency Labour Party is managed by a General Committee made up of delegates from three branch parties and affiliated organisations. The Branches are Tunbridge Wells, Southborough and High Brooms, and Paddock Wood.
Meetings are normally held on the first Thursday of the month and are open to all members – although only delegates are entitled to vote.
Contact: Chair: Martin Betts
Meeting address: Meeting venues vary so it is best to contact Martin in the first instance.
The Len Fagg Hall
The Constituency Headquarters is the Len Fagg Hall, 71a St John’s Road, Tunbridge Wells, TN4 9TT. It is currently used during the day as a children’s nursery school. There is a Labour Party office and occasional business meetings are held there during the evening.
Tunbridge Wells Branch
Tunbridge Wells Branch Labour Party currently meet on the second Wednesday of the month on Zoom or in different wards in the town. The venue of each meeting is notified in regular branch communications by email.
Contact: Chair – Hugo Pound
Meeting address: Confirm date and venue with Hugo.
Southborough and High Brooms Branch
Southborough and High Brooms Branch Labour Party normally meets at 7.30 pm on the third Wednesday of each month on Zoom or at a local venue.
Contact: Chair – Alain Lewis
Meeting address: Confirm date and venue with Alain.
Paddock Wood Branch
Paddock Wood Branch Labour Party normally meets on the last Wednesday of each month on Zoom or in St. Justus Catholic Church Hall, Mount Pleasant Road, Paddock Wood, Kent TN12 6AG
Contact: Secretary – Derek Boyle
Tel: 01892 833048
Meeting address: Confirm dates and venue with Derek.