Veronica Jones

Veronica Jones is the councillor for Ponteland West.

Until August 2020 Veronica was on the council's cabinet with responsibility for Adult Wellbeing and Health. In that role she initiated the county-wide Ageing Well programme which helps older people stay active, connected and well. She is actively involved in the Ponteland group which supports the Step and Spring and Winter Warmer events for older people as well as the door to door Ponteland Hopper Bus.

Veronica has previously worked for the Royal British Legion where she worked as a job coach, addressing barriers to employment for people with disabilities.


See Also

Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson is the former leader of Northumberland County Council and the County Councillor for Ponteland South with Heddon. Peter was the former Leader of Castle Morpeth Borough Council.

Wayne Daley

Wayne Daley is the County Councillor for Cramlington North.

Cath Homer

Cath Homer is the County Councillor for Hexham East. Following the local elections of 2017 Cath was appointed to a cabinet post in the new Conservative led administration and is the lead member for Culture, Arts, Leisure, Tourism and Voluntary Services.

Richard Wearmouth

Richard Wearmouth is the Conservative County Councillor for Morpeth Kirkhill and the Northumberland County Cabinet member for the economy. He is also chair of the councils regeneration company Advance Northumberland. 

Glen Sanderson

Glen Sanderson is Leader of Northumberland County Council. He represents Longhorsley, which includes the villages of Hepscott and Mitford in the constituency.

Glen is also portfolio holder for Environment and Local Services.

John Riddle

John Riddle is the County Councillor for Bellingham.

Nick Oliver

Nick is the County Councillor for Corbridge. He is also the Portfolio Holder for Corporate Services at Northumberland County Council and is responsible for the council's finances, communications, HR, IT and other central services.

Richard Dodd

Richard Dodd is the County Councillor for Ponteland North.

Barry Flux

Barry Flux is the County Councillor for Cramlington West.

Gordon Castle

Gordon Castle is the County Councillor for Alnwick Ward, including Lesbury and Alnmouth. He is also Chair of North Northumberland Local Area Council and is Armed Forces Veterans Champion.