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Friday December 15th 2017

New Tandridge Chairman Elected for 2017-2018

Tandridge District Council’s Chairman for 2017/2018 is Councillor Gill Black. Councillor Black has lived in Bletchingley for 29 years and has represented the Bletchingley and Nutfield Ward since 2007. She has been the Chairman of the Planning Committee since 2010 and has also served on the Community Services, Overview and Scrutiny and Planning Policy Committees.

Her chosen charity for the year is the Bletchingley Skills Centre, a charity founded in 1989 with the goal of providing adult education classes for disabled and non-disabled people. Courses offered included numeracy, literacy, cookery, crafts and exercise. The courses help students become more independent and learn skills to enable them to seek employment. There are currently 70 student placements attending courses each week.