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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 18 elected councillors, three serving each of the six 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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Mr Councillor David William Christian, MBE, JP

Committees:
  • Executive Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Mr Councillor David William Christian, MBE, JP

Ward:
Hills

Address:
3 Slieau Ree
Union Mills
Braddan
Isle of Man
IM4 4ND
Leader of the Council

Telephone:
01624 852466

Email:
Occupation:
Business Proprietor

Other public bodies:
Appointed Justice of The Peace November 2002. A member of the Licensing Court of Appeal.


Mission Statement:

"My mission is to serve the people of Douglas with integrity, honesty and accountability; to challenge expenditure, drive forward community and environmental improvements and champion economic development for our town.’ "

Mr Councillor Stephen Robert Pitts

Committees:
  • Executive Committee
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Mr Councillor Stephen Robert Pitts

Ward:
St. George's

Address:
35 Princes Street
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 1BB
Telephone:
01624 624096

Mobile:
07624 494332

Email:
Occupation:
Company Director

Other public bodies:
Council Representative on the Douglas Endowments Committee. Member of the Allotments Committee.


Mission Statement:

"My mission is to listen and respond to the issues that matter to the people of Douglas; to encourage leaner, more entrepreneurial ways of working; to support town centre regeneration and campaign for new and enhanced leisure amenities for our town."

Mr Councillor Ian John Gelling Clague, MBE

Committees:
  • Executive Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Mr Councillor Ian John Gelling Clague, MBE

Ward:
Victoria

Address:
8 Laureston Close
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 4BF
Telephone:
01624 622030

Mobile:
07624 407199

Email:
Occupation:
Retired Local Government Officer



Mission Statement:

"To represent the people of Victoria Ward and Douglas to my best ability, utilising my 35 years’ experience of working for the Council, in continuing to deliver quality, cost effective services within a reasonable level of rating whilst continuing the efforts to improve environmental quality and regeneration in order to bring investment into the Borough for a brighter and sustainable future. "

Councillor Mrs Claire Louise Wells

Committees:
  • Executive Committee
  • Housing Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Mrs Claire Louise Wells

Ward:
Hills

Address:
26 Meadow Crescent
Saddlestone Park
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 1NJ
Mobile:
(07624) 424565

Email:
Occupation:
IT Support Supervisor



Mission Statement:

"I would like to perform my duties as a Douglas Councillor with integrity, challenging decisions I feel do not benefit Douglas residents and help make Douglas a thriving community for the Isle of Man."

Mr Councillor Richard Henry McNicholl

Committees:
  • Environmental Services Committee
  • Executive Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Mr Councillor Richard Henry McNicholl

Ward:
Murrays

Address:
1 Westminster Drive
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 4EG
Telephone:
01624 620965

Email:
Occupation:
Retired Electrician

Other public bodies:
Council Representative for the Eastern District Civic Amenity Site Joint Committee.


Mission Statement:

"More than two decades of service to the people of Douglas have not dimmed my enthusiasm for working in partnership with my fellow members and the officers of the Council to drive the capital forward and champion schemes that will support town centre regeneration and improve the capital for residents, visitors and businesses."