Cllr Peter Metcalfe

Cllr Peter Metcalfe represents Southwick Green Ward on Adur District Council

About Councillor Peter Metcalfe:

My interests and Hobbies

I have been very active in local issues and I have a great amount of energy that I am able to put into the community.

My hobbies include golf, walking, reading and I’m trying to master ballroom dancing.

When and why I became a Councillor

1st May 2008 is when I became a Councillor.

I became a Councillor because I’m very keen on and interested in the local community, to also act as bridge between us local residents and the Council and to get things done and I have time to follow through issues to a satisfactory conclusion..

I am available to discuss any problems or issues that you may have. Plus of course listen to any positive ideas.

When can you meet me?

I can be contacted at home 01273 593810, or via email

What would I like to achieve as your Councillor?

I like making a contribution to help keep Southwick and Adur nice for all of us to enjoy. I live here and have done for the last 30 years.

I do care about anti-social behavior, respect and care for our senior citizens and helping all the local community with their issues including Youth services.

What am I doing on the Council?

I am very pleased to be the Vice-Chair of the Planning Committee and am also on the Overview and Scrutiny Committee and Joint Overview and Scrutiny Committee.


I am also a policy adviser to the Cabinet. 

See Also

Cllr Brian Coomber

Brian Coomber is the Adur Council member for St. Nicolas Ward.
 As a commuter to London he studied with the Open University and gained an Honours degree in Humanities.Upon retirement from the world of marketing he became involved with local charities and was approached to stand in St Nicolas ward. He has been Chairman of the Council, twice. He is married,has two grown-up sons and lives in the ward. He can be contacted by e-mail at

Cllr Debbie Kennard CC

Debbie Kennard served as a district councillor at Adur since 2003. She has lived and worked in Shoreham for 21 years. As a councillor for Adur she has been vice-chairman of the Community Services, Licensing, Overview and Scrutiny and has sat on the Constitution and Audit Committee.

Cllr Brian Boggis

Cllr Brian Boggis represents Peverel Ward on Adur District CouncilBrian served as Chairman of Adur District Council for the 2011/2012 Municipal year.Brian can be contacted via; Telephone: 01903 753730
Mobile: n/a

Cllr Neil Parkin

Cllr Neil Parkin represents St Nicolas Ward on Adur District Council, and is the Conservative Group Leader, and Leader of the Council.

Cllr David Simmons

Cllr David Simmons represents Cokeham Ward on Adur District Council and serves the district as Cabinet Member for Health and Well Being. He can be contacted via;Telephone: 01273 464018
Mobile: 07725 054 389

Cllr Ann Bridges

Originally from London, Ann moved to Lancing in 1992 from Rochdale in Lancashire.For 17 years Ann worked in Social Services for Rochdale Metropolitan Council, latterly as a Social Worker. Ann is married with one son who is now disabled and helps to care for him.
Ann has been an Adur councillor for Widewater Ward since 2008 and was also a councillor for Mash Barn ward for two years previously. She has also been a Parish Councillor.