COUNCILLORS

Chairman

John deGraft-Johnson served previously on the Council as Treasurer. He is a businessman and has lived in the village since 2005. He has also been Chairman of the Village Hall Committee for a number of years and has been active in fundraising for various village events. He believes that the Parish Council should be ‘Representative, Responsive and Responsible.’
Stable House, The Street, Ickham CT31QN 01227 720043
jdegraftjohnson@me.com

Vice Chairman. Highways Officer


Kim Tatman is a retired IT project manager who has lived in Bramling for thirteen years. He chairs the Bramling Charity Fund which has raised over £40,000 for the Pilgrims Hospices. He will continue to fight for greater road safety and a reduction in traffic speed and volumes, as well as pressing Kent Highways to keep local roads in good repair.
Apple Tree Cottage, Bramling, CT3 1NB.
kim.tatman@btinternet.com

Finance Officer


Stephen Hipkin is new to the Parish Council. He is an economic and social historian of early modern Kent (currently working on land ownership and occupation in this area during the eighteenth century) and has lived in Ickham for the past eleven years. Stephen is keen to help ensure the collective voice of Ickham & Well continues to be heard in the corridors of power.
Broachers Cottage, Ickham Court Farm, Ickham, CT3 1QQ
s.a.hipkin@gmail.com

Little Stour & NG Representative


Geraldine Wyant is a retired farmer and has been a Parish Councillor for fourteen years. She is also our Churchwarden. She hopes to continue as a link with the farming community in our Parish and maintain a tie with the church. Geraldine will take an active role in keeping our rivers and streams in good repair.
Heelaway, Wingham Road, Littlebourne, CT3 1UP
geraldine@kola18.demon.co.uk
Lynn S

Village Hall Management Committee Representative


Lynn Shouls is joining the Parish Council for the first time. She will also sit on the Village Hall committee. Lynn is a City lawyer, and has lived in Ickham for five years. She supports a number of environmental and conservation charities, and is particularly keen to help the Parish to maintain safe, clean, and attractive villages and countryside.
Mulberry House, Ickham Court Farm, Ickham, CT3 1QQ
lynnshouls@hotmail.com
Kate R

Footpaths Warden. First Aider


Kate Richards is a mum of two boys and has lived in Ickham for 9 years. She has been a parish councillor for the last 20 months and having been brought up in a village community herself firmly believes in the virtues of village life. She would like all those who come to Ickham to see it as the way she sees it, a clean, pretty, pleasant place to be. Kate is in charge of the footpaths, being an avid dog walker, and is also the local community first aider.
Victoria Cottage, The Street, Ickham, CT3 1QT
kek.jbr@btinternet.com
Dan-M

Kalc Representative


Dan Morse is an operations manager and has worked in project and process management for many years. He and his family moved to Ickham in the summer of 2016. He is keen to contribute to the community by serving on the parish council.
Mil End, Seaton, Ickham, CT3 1SL
dancmorse@me.com
Lorna-A

Parish Clerk


Lorna Astbury is an experienced Administrator with a broad experience in Commerce and Education. She joined the Parish Council as Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer in July 2018.
The Loft, North Elham, Canterbury, CT4 6UY
ickhampc@aol.co.uk

2017 Councillors’ Code of Conduct

2017 Standing Orders