Folkestone Town Council

2020/2021 Civic Year
Town Mayor: Councillor Michelle Keutenius    |     Deputy Mayor: Councillor Nicola Keen

The Town Council consists of 18 Councillors who represent 7 wards.

Each year the Council elects from their number a Town Mayor.

The Council conducts its business through 4 standing Committees and a Personnel Sub-Committee which deals with staffing and employment issues.

The Planning Committee meets every three weeks, the Grants Committee meets three times a year and other Committees and Full Council meet bi-monthly.

Planning Committee Membership:
Cllrs Abena Akuffo-Kelly, Jonathan Graham, David Horton, Mary Lawes, Jackie Meade and Richard Wallace.

Finance and General Purposes Committee Membership:
Cllrs Jackie Meade, Ray Field, Nicola Keen, Connor McConville, Paul Bingham, Peter Gane, Dylan Jeffrey, Mary Lawes and Tim Prater.

Community Services Committee Membership:
Cllrs Belinda Walker, Paul Bingham, Jonathan Graham, Abena Akuffo-Kelly, Michelle Keutenius, Roger West, Ann Berry and Peter Gane.

Grants Committee Membership:
Cllrs David Horton, Connor McConville, Abena Akuffo-Kelly, Michelle Keutenius, Richard Wallace, Roger West and Tim Prater.