Campaigner in Martins Wood Ward
Correspondence address: 11 Haycroft Road, Stevenage SG1 3JL
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 07979 590190
Jill Brinkworth first stood as a candidate for the Stevenage Borough council elections in 2018. The following year in 2019, she came close to winning the election in Martins Wood, finishing only 2 votes behind the Labour candidate. In 2021 she is standing for election both as a Borough Councillor for Martins Wood Ward and a County Councillor for Bedwell Division.
Jill connrinues to be busy helping residents in Martins Wood ward with practical matters including parking and street lighting problems, antisocial behaviour and overhanging trees. She has also liaised with County Councillors on matters such as adult social care and highways maintenance.
Jill says, "I am passionate about ensuring that all residents receive support when needed and that the Oval shopping centre remains a vibrant community hub. I am dismayed to see parts of the area looking so neglected. I will make every effort to see that they get attention so that everyone can be proud to live in Martins Wood."
Jill is a professional freelance translator and has lived in Stevenage for over 20 years.