People

Trish Vasey

Trish is a Conservative Councillor for Belah Ward in the north of the City. She can be contacted on 01228 593568.

Trish says: "I am a retired former retail worker, and I worked at House of Fraser for over 30 years. I have two grown-up children, 2 grand-daughters (also a grand-son due in August), a dog, and have been married for 44 years.

"I have served the people of Belah for the past 8 years and I look forward to serving for many years to come."

Trish is the current Mayor of Carlisle, and as such is playing a crucial role in promoting the civic life of Carlisle

Fiona Robson

City Councillor for Stanwix Urban WardFiona is a Conservative Councillor for the Stanwix Urban Ward, north of the River. She can be contacted on 07879 559287.Fiona says: "I have lived in Carlisle for my entire life. I have been married for 11 years and have one son and two step-children. I am a secondary school special needs teacher and a committed Christian."I am extremely grateful to the people of Stanwix for putting their faith in me and I look forward to working for them for many years to come."

Paul Nedved

City Councillor for Stanwix Urban WardPaul is a Conservative Councillor for Stanwix Urban ward, north of the river. He can be contacted on 07847 502163

John Collier

City Councillor for Burgh WardJohn is the Conservative Councillor for Burgh to the West of the City. He can be contacted on 01228 522510

Ann McKerrell

City Councillor for Dalston Ward

Ann is a Conservative Councillor for the Dalston Ward to the South of the City. She can be contacted on 01228 710963. Ann is also one of the two Deputy Chairman of the Carlisle Association.

Ann says: "I have lived in Dalston for 53 years. It has been my Family home since 1940 when my Grandfather was relocated here as the Village Policeman during the war.

"My Husband and I own and run Caldew Coaches Ltd which we established in 1992, specialising in transport for people with special needs. Our two sons have joined us since they left school.

"I am proud to be City Councillor for Dalston Ward and hope to serve the area to the best of my best ability as long as the people I represent want me too."

Barry Earp

City Councillor for Wetheral Ward

Barry Earp is a Conservative Councillor for Wetheral, to the South East of the city. He can be contacted on 01228 810010

Stephen Higgs

City Councillor for Wetheral WardStephen is a City Councillor for Wetheral Ward. He can be contacted on 01228 560815.Stephen says "I have lived in Wetheral for nearly 20 years with my wife and children. This area has been a wonderful place for my children to grow up and, as a councillor, I shall do all in my power to keep it that way. I have spent my working life in schools, firstly as a teacher and deputy head, then in education finance." 

Nigel Christian

Carlisle City Councillor for Dalston WardNigel is a Conservative Councillor for Dalston. He can be contacted on 01228 513217