Councillor Richard Kerry

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02 May 2019
First Elected
02 May 2019

Bucklesham, Falkenham, Hemley, Kirton,

Levington, Nacton, Newbourne, Stratton Hall,

Trimley St Martin, Trimley St Mary, Waldringfield

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Election History

Thu 2 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023 End of term - did not stand for re-election

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
ConservativeThu 2 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Orwell and VillagesThu 2 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023

Current Committee Memberships

Committee - Date JoinedRole
There are no current committees for this member.

Past Committee Memberships

Past CommitteePast RolePast Leaving Date
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Full Council - 02 May 2019 Member08 May 2023
Cabinet - 22 May 2019 Cabinet Member with responsibility for Housing08 May 2023
Appointments Committee - 22 May 2019 Member08 May 2023
Felixstowe Peninsula Community Partnership - 01 November 2019 Member08 May 2023
Simultaneous East Suffolk Council Cabinet and Southwold Town Council - 26 January 2021 Cabinet Member with responsibility for Housing03 March 2021

Current Outside Body Appointments

Outside BodyJoining Date
There are no current outside bodies for this member.

Past Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

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Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
Cabinet07 January 2020Non-Pecuniary
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15th July 2022 £1,000 Bucklesham Parish Council

Funding towards a nest swing in the play area.


23rd September 2022 £573.30 Kirton and Falkenham Parish Council

To install an enhanced direction sign on the village green.


- £1,152.70 Cost of Living

Cost of Living contribution.


7th February 2023 £1,000 Trimley Red Devils FC

Funding towards energy efficient replacement heaters and lights


10th February 2023 £500 Deben Flower Club

Funding towards costs for an event.


10th February 2023 £720 Bucklesham Parish Council

Funding towards the Bowls club.


14th February 2023 £800 Trimley St Mary Parish Council

 Funding towards Welcome Hall Christmas lights.


23rd February 2023 £609 Stennetts Community Cafe

Dishwasher for the community cafe.


26th February 2023 £645 Kirton & Falkenham Village Hall

Funding towards the repairs to the roof.








7th May 2021

£1,000 Bucklesham & Foxhall Community Council

Funding towards the cost of the new roof at the Village Hall.


 10th May 2021 £650 Holly Blossom Learning

Funding for new set up costs for this new group.


30th September 2021 £2,000 Waldringfield Parish Council

Funding towards new play equipment.


20th October 2021 £1,000  Kirton & Falkenham Village Hall

Funding towards building improvements to the Village Hall


24th November 2021  £1,000 Kirton and Falkenham Gardeners’ Club

We wish to enhance our programme of events, comprising lectures and visits, to retain existing members and bring in new people.


24th January 2022 £704 Nacton Parish Council

Funding for a new noticeboard for Priory Court in Nacton Parish


15th February 2022 £500 Communities Together East Anglia

Funding to set up a new Good Neighbour scheme in Felixstowe.








26th May 2020

£1,000 Bucklesham Village Hall

Redecoration costs for the kitchen at the Village Hall.


16th July 2020

£500 Felixstowe Academy

Funding towards an innovative hub/library.


 4th August 2020 £187.50 Waldringfield Parish Council

Funding will enable the replacement of the existing bench at the Cliff Road/Mill Road bus stop in Waldringfield.


7th September 2020 £908.50 Kirton PCC

Funding to enable the church to open safely for the community groups.


21st September 2020 £1,444 Trimley St Martin Parish Council

 To purchase new picnic tables.


18th January 2021 £300 Nassau Trust

 Funding towards the Kirton Community Woodland Phase 1.


 22nd February 2021 £1,000 Nacton Parish Council

Funding for new seating at Victoria Field.










3rd October 2019

£500 Bucklesham & Foxhall Community Council

Funding towards new goal posts.


28th October 2019


Nacton Parish Council

To purchase a defibrillator for Nacton Village.


9th December 2019

£100 Nacton and Bucklesham Under 5's

To purchase food and games to run an intergenerational event.


16th December 2019


Waldringfield Parish Council

To help fund for a defibrillator.


20th January 2020


Trimley Memorial Hall Management Committee

Funding to re-line store cupboard.


23rd January 2020

£2,000 Trimley St Mary Parish Council

Funding towards curtains for the Village Hall.


30th January 2020


Newbourne Parish Council

To purchase a speed device for the village.


6th February 2020 £700 Priory Court Residents Association

 To purchase a village sign.


 16th March 2020 £1,200 Kirton Church Community Hall

Funding towards replacement windows at the community hall.


16th March 2020   £1,062.50 Trimley St Mary Parish Council  Funding towards re-seeding the existing turf at the village play field 

Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

Expected attendances7 
Present as expected343%
Apologies received4100% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)0 

Attendance Details