People

Jo Johnson

MP for Orpington
Jo Johnson is the Member of Parliament for Orpington, having been re-elected for a third term on 8 June 2017. In January 2018, Jo was appointed Minister of State at the Department for Transport and Minister for London by the Prime Minister, Theresa May. Jo was re-appointed Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation after the General Election in June 2017.

Yvonne Bear

Councillor for Cray Valley East

Yvonne Bear is a Conservative Councillor for Cray Valley East Ward

Kim Botting

Councillor for Orpington ward
Kim was elected as an Orpington Ward Councillor in 2014 & enjoys representing the ward . Kim has lived in Orpington for 40 years now.

A retired Police Officer of 38 years service, she reached the rank of Chief Inspector .

Mike Botting

Councillor for Chelsfield & Pratts Bottom

Mike Botting is a Conservative councillor for Chelsfield & Pratts Bottom

Robert Evans

Councillor for Farnborough & Crofton
Robert Evans is a Conservative councillor for Farnborough & Crofton ward.

Committee appointments

Care Services Portfolio
Council
Executive
Health and Wellbeing Board

Responsibilities

Simon Fawthrop J.P

Councillor for Petts Wood & Knoll
First elected to Petts Wood & Knoll ward in May 2006. Simon has taken a keen interest in planning matters and the plight of residents affected by the Biggin Hill Airport flight path. Currently serving as the Vice-Chairman of two planning sub-committees and the Vice-Chairman of the Audit Committee.

Samaris Huntington-Thresher

Councillor for Chelsfield & Pratts Bottom
Samaris Huntington-Thresher grew up in Chelsfield, and lives locally running her own health and nutrition business. Samaris has been Councillor for Chelsfield, Green St Green and Pratts Bottom since 2002, sitting on Planning and Environment Committees to protect local services and prevent over-development changing the character of the area.

William Huntington-Thresher

Councillor for Orpington ward
William has served as one of your Conservative Councillors in Orpington Ward for the past 4 years. William was born, grew up and went to school in Orpington, where he still lives. As a local resident he has been active in supporting the local High Street shops and the Orpington Business Forum and is proud to have played a part in the current improvements to the High Street.

Charles Joel

Councillor for Farnborough & Crofton
Charles Joel is a Conservative councillor for Farnborough & Crofton ward.

Committee appointments

Council
Development Control Committee
Plans Sub-Committee No. 1 (Vice-Chairman)
Plans Sub-Committee No. 3

Christopher Marlow

Councillor for Farnborough & Crofton

Christopher Marlow is a Conservative councillor for Farnborough and Crofton Ward