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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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Councillor Ms Karen Angela

Committees:
  • Environmental Services Committee
  • Pensions Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Ms Karen Angela

Ward:
Athol

Address:
Balladane
7 Castlemona Avenue
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 4EA
Mobile:
07624 377424

Email:
Occupation:
Retired Sub Postmaster and Businesswoman



Mission Statement:

"I am proud to have been given the opportunity to work in partnership with my fellow Councillors and the local community to help improve the quality of life in the capital and to represent the residents of Athol ward to the best of my ability at all times."

Councillor Ms Janet Thommeny

Committees:
  • Regeneration & Community Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Ms Janet Thommeny

Ward:
Athol

Address:
23 Berrywoods Avenue
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM2 7DA
Telephone:
01624 660246

Mobile:
07624 497833

Email:
Occupation:
Retired Mental Health Professional

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


Mission Statement:

"I pledge to be accessible and approachable and to serve the ratepayers of Athol Ward and the Borough of Douglas with integrity and honesty, listening, hearing and responding to local issues brought to my attention."

Councillor Mrs Elizabeth Caracher Quirk

Committees:
  • Housing Committee
  • Standards Committee
Re-election Year: 2020
Councillor Mrs Elizabeth Caracher Quirk

Ward:
Athol

Address:
Eary Vane
Alexander Drive
Douglas
Isle of Man 
IM2 3QX
Telephone:
01624 674892

Email:
Occupation:
Retired Hotelier

Other public bodies:
Council Representative for the Douglas Town Band Committee and the Isle of Man Municipal Association.


Mission Statement:

"I represented Derby Ward for 17 years and am now honoured to be serving Athol Ward. I pledge to be approachable and accessible to my constituents, am passionate about Douglas, fully support the town centre regeneration scheme and will work with my fellow Members and officers to ensure the Council delivers value for money services."