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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:
  • Environmental Services Committee
  • Standards 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 325586

Email:
Occupation:
Corporate Administrator

Other public bodies:
Council representative on the Richmond Hill (Incinerator) Consultative 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. "

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. Council representative for 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 Mrs Carol Elizabeth Malarkey

Committees:
  • Housing Committee
  • Pensions Committee
  • Standards Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Mrs Carol Elizabeth Malarkey

Ward:
Hills

Address:
3 Richmond Court
Farmhill
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 2NU
Telephone:
01624 622922

Mobile:
07624 494133

Email:
Occupation:
Company Director

Other public bodies:
ACMI. Council representative for the Douglas Town Band Committee.


Mission Statement:

"My mission is to contribute to making Douglas a fairer community; to be sensitive to these challenging economic times when serving the people of Hills Ward and to represent them and the Borough of Douglas to the best of my ability."

Mr Councillor John Edward Skinner

Committees:
  • Housing Committee
  • Pensions Committee
  • Standards Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Mr Councillor John Edward Skinner

Ward:
Murrays

Address:
6 Berkeley Street
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 3QA
Telephone:
01624 626543

Mobile:
07624 487888

Email:
Occupation:
Retired Fire Officer



Mission Statement:

"I am proud and honoured to have the opportunity to continue to apply my public service skills to supporting the ratepayers of Douglas; to offer an alternative perspective, to question and challenge and help secure value for money in the provision of Council services."