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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 12 elected councillors, three serving each of the four 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
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
Re-election Year: 2025
Councillor Miss Natalie Anne Byron

Ward:
Central

Address:
13 Hillside Terrace
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 4NA
Telephone:
01624 625206

Mobile:
07624 325586

Email:
Occupation:
Gardener

Other public bodies:
Eastern District Civic Amenity Site Joint Committee


Mission Statement:

"I am delighted to have the opportunity to represent the residents of Douglas Central. My mission is to build strong, happy and inclusive communities. I believe this can be achieved by empowering the people of Douglas through recognition and communication, to identify what each localised community needs. I pledge to be approachable, available, considerate and accountable - have a query, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with me."

Mr Councillor John Edward Skinner

Committees:
  • Environmental Services Committee
  • Housing Committee
  • Pensions Committee
Re-election Year: 2025
Mr Councillor John Edward Skinner

Ward:
Central

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 support 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."

Mr Councillor Andrew John Bentley

Committees:
  • Environmental Services Committee
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
Re-election Year: 2025
Mr Councillor Andrew John Bentley

Ward:
East

Address:
8 Ravens Wharf
South Quay
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 5BT
Mobile:
07624 482130

Email:
Occupation:
Architect



Mission Statement:

"My values are sustainability, inclusivity and design quality. These will be the values that inform my contribution to Council debate. I believe that Douglas must aspire to be a capital the Isle of Man deserves and can be proud of."

Mr Councillor Devon Watson

Committees:
  • Environmental Services Committee
Re-election Year: 2025
Mr Councillor Devon Watson

Ward:
East

Address:
1 Peveril Terrace
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 1BS

Mobile:
07624 256975

Email:
Occupation:
Community Organiser



Mission Statement:

"The prosperity and wealth of the Isle of Man is dependent on the workers, tenants, families and small businesses of Douglas. The residents of our town deserve an innovative government capable of delivering expanded and improved public services. Democracy on the Isle of Man was built on a council that held the central government accountable, that role must be reclaimed. "

Mr Councillor Falk Horning

Committees:
  • Environmental Services Committee
  • Executive Committee
  • Pensions Committee
Re-election Year: 2025
Mr Councillor Falk Horning

Ward:
North

Address:
Flat 4
11 Woodville Terrace
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 4HB

Telephone:
01624 623548

Mobile:
07624 439959

Email:


Mission Statement:

"My mission is to champion economic development for our town, provide links for a vibrant community and enhance our natural heritage. It is essential to improve Douglas's cost efficiency in supplying a wide spectrum of public services. Transparent decision making strengthens the council's accountability and helps to engage the people of Douglas."