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Douglas Borough Council is the largest local authority in the Isle of Man and the only one with borough status.

 

The Council comprises 18 elected councillors, three serving each of the six wards in the Borough.

 

Under the Council’s constitution the councillors hold specific roles and responsibilities within a framework of an executive committee and three policy advisory committees through which they, together with officers of the Council, serve the ratepayers of Douglas.

 

 

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Councillor Miss Natalie Anne Byron

Committees:
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Miss Natalie Anne Byron

Ward:
St. George's

Address:
13 Hillside Terrace
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 4NA
Telephone:
01624 625206

Mobile:
07624 485685

Occupation:
Corporate Administrator

Other public bodies:
Member of the Allotments Committee.


Mission Statement:

"I am delighted to have the opportunity to represent St George's Ward. My mission is to build community spirit and encourage more involvement with decisions that affect the area in which we live. I pledge to listen to the residents' concerns and opinions with a view to having their voices heard on matters arising that effect their area to ensure that decisions made are in the best interest of our residents; to support our elderly and provide opportunities for our children, mindful at all times of the need to be cost effective. I also want to ensure that our residents love where they live and work. "

Mr Councillor Stephen Robert Pitts

Committees:
  • Executive Committee
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Mr Councillor Stephen Robert Pitts

Ward:
St. George's

Address:
35 Princes Street
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 1BB
Telephone:
01624 624096

Mobile:
07624 494332

Email:
Occupation:
Company Director

Other public bodies:
Council Representative on the Douglas Endowments Committee. Member of the Allotments Committee.


Mission Statement:

"My mission is to listen and respond to the issues that matter to the people of Douglas; to encourage leaner, more entrepreneurial ways of working; to support town centre regeneration and campaign for new and enhanced leisure amenities for our town."

Councillor Mrs Raina Chatel

Committees:
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
  • Standards Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Mrs Raina Chatel

Ward:
Victoria

Address:
'The Blossoms' 
4 The Esplanade
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 4LR
Telephone:
01624 673360

Mobile:
07624 455065

Email:
Occupation:
Hotelier

Other public bodies:
Member of the governing body of St Ninian's High School. President of the Isle of Man Municipal Association. Member of the Allotments Committee. Honorary Freeman of the Borough of Douglas.


Mission Statement:

"I have served as a Councillor since 1985 and remain committed to serving the people of Douglas. I will work towards ensuring the Council’s existing housing stock - especially the town centre flats – is maintained in good order; support the building of affordable new Council homes; and apply my experience to help develop the town's leisure and community amenities. I will also be proud and honoured to serve in my role as an Honorary Freeman of the Borough of Douglas. "

Councillor Miss Debra Anne Marie Pitts

Committees:
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
  • Standards Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Miss Debra Anne Marie Pitts

Ward:
Derby

Address:
12 Westmoreland Court
Westmoreland Road
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 4AL
Telephone:
07624 473052

Email:
Occupation:
Nursery Nurse

Other public bodies:
Member of the Allotments Committee.


Mission Statement:

"I am proud to be Manx and proud of Douglas. I pledge to serve those whom I represent and will work with my fellow councillors towards achieving savings yet still delivering high standards of services to the community so that together we can create a thriving, vibrant town in which to live, work and invest. "

Councillor Ms Janet Thommeny

Committees:
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Ms Janet Thommeny

Ward:
Athol

Address:
23 Berrywoods Avenue
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 7DA
Telephone:
01624 660246

Mobile:
07624 497833

Email:
Occupation:
Retired Mental Health Professional

Other public bodies:
Council Representative on the Douglas Town Band Committee. Member of the Allotments Committee.


Mission Statement:

"I pledge to be accessible and approachable and to serve the ratepayers of Athol Ward and the Borough of Douglas with integrity and honesty, listening, hearing and responding to local issues brought to my attention."