Councillor Karen Soons

County Councillor for Thingoe South

Karen is County Councillor for Thingoe South. She moved to rural Suffolk 25 years ago with husband Martin to raise their 4 teenage children. As a director and trustee of local companies and charities, Karen would like to give something back to her local community.  

Karen feels rural Parishes need a greater say in the future of their area. Being involved as a trustee/director of the Theatre Royal & St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Karen knows how important outreach is in our local community. 

Karen was elected for Thingoe South Division, Suffolk, in the County Council elections on Thursday, 4th May, 2017. The Division includes 20 hamlets/villages south of Bury St Edmunds. The Wards of Barrow cum Denham, Chedburgh, Rougham, Horringer & Whelnetham are within the boundaries for Thingoe South. 

She is also a Parish Councillor and serving Deputy Chair of Tuddenham Parish Council.

See Also

County Councillor Mary Evans

Association President and Deputy Leader of Suffolk County Council
Suffolk born and bred, Mary trained as a journalist on the East Anglian Daily Times before she became a political correspondent at Westminster. She returned home to Suffolk in 2004 and soon became involved in her local community leading the campaign to save and upgrade the village hall. 

Ruth Bowman JP

Ruth is standing for the West Suffolk District seat of Mildenhall Queensway in the forthcoming election on 2nd May 2019.

Susan Glossop

Susan is the Conservative Member for Risby Ward on West Suffolk Council

Jane Busuttil

Honorary Treasurer, Parish Councillor and Branch Chairman

Jane was elected as Honorary Treasurer of the West Suffolk Conservative Association at the AGM in March 2018. Jane also services as a councillor on Mildenhall Parish Council and a Chairman of Mildenhall and District Branch.

Dave Ray

Association Officer
Dave has lived in Bardwell since 2002 when he left the Royal Air Force. He has served as a Borough Councillor in St Edmundsbury, winning a national award for Financial Management. He served in the Council Cabinet from 2007 to 2015.

Terry Wood

Association Officer
Terry has been a lifelong supporter of the Conservative Party.  He is self employed as a compliance auditor, mainly in the construction industry and his work takes him all over the country.

Quillon Fox

Haverhill Cangle

Quillon was elected as Suffolk County Councillor for Haverhill Cangle at the elections on 4th May 2017

County Councillor Colin Noble

Colin is Conseravtive candidate for the Lakenheath Ward of West Suffolk Council for the elections on 2nd May 2019. He is also Suffolk County Councillor for Row Heath
Colin lives in Lakenheath with his partner Lisa and has been a Councillor since 2006, firstly on Suffolk County Council and since 2011 on Forest Heath District Council as well.

Councillor Louis Busuttil

Louis Busuttil is a Forest Heath District Councillor and Suffolk County Councillor

Louis lives and works in the heart of Mildenhall, having moved there almost five years ago to run his own consultancy practice with his wife Jane.