richard fowlerRichard Fowler is standing for election for the Bletchingley and Nutfield ward on Tandridge District CouncilRichard Fowler has lived in Bletchingley for 30 years. He is chairman of Bletchingley Conservation & Historical Society which is close to his heart. Richard is a churchwarden and member of the church choir in his free time.

Professionally, Richard is a retired Chartered Building Services Engineer. He says, “I think my professional experience will help me as a councillor because It helped me to communicate with people and understand their needs and also be aware of environmental responsibility."

He thinks one of the most important issues in Bletchingley & Nutfield is protecting the character of the village and, concerned about the impact of traffic, is committed to working with local people to find a solution. More widely Richard will be campaigning hard to develop Council-owned and affordable homes for local people.

He says “I want to be a councillor because I want to help my community. I believe the group of local Lib Dem councilors work well together, showing commitment to their residents and the local area and standing up for the services they need.”