Councillor David Ritchie

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02 May 2019
First Elected
02 May 2019

Barsham, Bungay, Ellough, Flixton (West),

Homersfield, Ilketshall St. Andrew,

Ilketshall St. John, Ilketshall St. Lawrence,

Ilketshall St. Margaret, Mettingham, Redisham,

Ringsfield, Rumburgh, Shadingfield, Shipmeadow,

Sotterley, South Elmham All Saints,

South Elmham St. Cross, South Elmham St. James,

South Elmham St. Margaret,

South Elmham St. Michael, South Elmham St. Peter,

Weston, Willingham St. Mary

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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
Bungay and WainfordThu 2 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023

Current Committee Memberships

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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 Planning and Coastal Management08 May 2023
Appointments Committee - 22 May 2019 Member08 May 2023
Strategic Planning Committee - 22 May 2019 Member08 May 2023
Planning Committee North - 22 May 2019 Substitute08 May 2023

Current Outside Body Appointments

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Past Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

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Meeting Declarations

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3rd May 2022  £1,500 Bungay Town Council

Funding towards Jubilee costs.


20th May 2022 £200 Rumburgh & St Michael Village Hall Management Committee

Funding towards Jubilee costs.


16th November 2022 £1,000 GPC Flixton, St Cross & St Margaret South Elmham

Funding towards new road signs.


28th November 2022 £1,500 Bungay Community Support Group

Funding to transform an empty butcher's shop in Wingfield Street, Bungay, into a one-stop community hub. 


30th November 2022 £1,000 Bungay in Bloom

Funding to purchase plants et


- £1,000 Cost of Living

Cost of Living contribution


16th January 2023 £200 GPC Flixton, St Cross & St Margaret South Elmham

Additional funding towards new road signs


27th February 2023 £400 Bungay Town Council

Funding towards Coronation costs.


27th February 2023 £700 Bungay Town Council

Funding towards Christmas lights.









16th June 2021 £1,000 Ilketshall St Andrew Village Hall Committee

Funding towards new roof costs


3rd August 2021 £500 Bungay Town Council

Funding towards a defibrillator


19th August 2021 £457 Bungay Town Council

Funding towards Summer Activities.


13th October 2021 £500  Homersfield Parish Council

Funding to replace Homersfield Bridge Oak Posts


22nd October 2021 £500  Ilketshall St Lawrence Primary

Funding for a defibrillator to be placed at the school.


27th January 2022 £800 Friends of St Edmunds School (PTA)

Funding for outdoor learning.


12th February 2022 £2,743 Bungay Town Council

The creation of Annis Hill Green as an accessible natural space for the residents of Bungay will create a place where people can come together in social activities; that will help people to feel more connected with the town and their community; reducing the risk of both physical and mental health issues through improved well-being


15th February 2022 £1,000 Mettingham Village Hall Association

Funding towards new village hall roof.









23rd April 2020

£800 Bungay in Bloom

Funding towards plants and equipment for Bungay.


11th May 2020 £750 Bungay Christmas Lights

Funding towards new Christmas lights for the town.


 2nd February 2021 £3,950 Bungay Community Centre

New Community Centre for Bungay. The funds will be paid out towards new blinds. 










14th October 2019

£1,000 Barsham & Shipmeadow Village Hall

To help fund the redecoration costs at the Village Hall.


14th October 2019

£1,000 PCC of Ringsfield Church

To help fund towards the build of a disabled WC within the church yard.


18th December 2019

£500 Bungay Town Council

To help fund towards a new bus stop in Bungay.


1st October 2019

£5,000 Fisher Theatre

Funding towards the purchase of the theatre building.














Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

Expected attendances11 
Present as expected982%
Apologies received150% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)10 

Attendance Details