Doug has been a local Councillor for almost 24 years, and is very keen to use his experience for the support and benefit of the Hemingfords.
Doug, who has lived in Hemingford Grey with his wife Julie for 18 years, with two grown up children who were educated at St Ivo School. On the District Council, Doug has previously served as the Executive Councillor for both leisure and planning & transport. Locally, he also sits on Hemingford Grey Parish Council.
More recently he has served as Chairman of an Overview and Scrutiny panel (Performance and Growth) and as a member of the Development Management Committee, which deals with planning applications. He also sits scrutinises decisions of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority, and serves as part of the Tree Preservation Orders Sub Group.