Will has lived in Donnington all his life and runs the farm which has been in his family for over 50 years. He also runs the Blacksmiths Arms pub in Donnington Village.
He is a former Chairman of the Parish Council.
He is married with 4 children (3 daughters and 1 son).
Eric has lived in Donnington for over 20 years, and describes it as a friendly location and very handy for all amenities. He hopes that by joining the Council he can help to keep it that way. Eric spent the vast majority of his working life in County Councils.
Hilda is our oldest Councillor, at 83 years old. She lives in Crosbie Close. Hilda worked for the Post Office for all her working life, including the former Stockbridge Road Post Office from 1977.
She enjoy gardening, meeting and talking to people, and likes to support village activities.
Mark moved to Donnington in 2011 after moving around the South a bit, but his formative years were spent in Worcestershire.
He work as a Software Engineer in the Marine Electronics industry and is married with a young son and daughter.
Donnington’s proximity to both the Downs and Harbour provide plenty of scope for adventure and he enjoys Sailing, Kayaking, Walking, Cycling & Camping in the area.
He’s keen to help maintain Donnington as a wonderful place to live.
Mark is currently the Chairman of the Parish Council
Heather moved to Donnington in 2012, having grown up in Kent and then spent ten years studying Engineering in the Midlands.
She enjoys exploring the local area, and joined the Council to take a more active role in supporting the community.
Heather is currently Vice Chairman of the Council and has been heavily involved inn many loal projects, including the Build A Better A27 initiative, and DonTAG, the Traffic Action Group.
Anna joined the Parish Council following the 2018 election. She is our Playing Field rrepresentative, keeping an eye on the Wiston Avenue playing field.
She is interested in provision for the youth of Donnington and the wider area.
Paul joined the Parish Council in July 2020. Paul is a former post office worker, who is fairly new to the Donnington area. He has lots of experience of local government through volunteer roles with Swindon Borough Council, and is a former Magistrate. Paul believes in being involved with the local community, helping to ensure facilities are maintained and enhanced for the benefit of all residents.
Chris Searle joined the Council in November 2020. He is a relative newcomer to Donnington, moving here to enjoy his retirement. Chris is a motor sport enthusiast and enjoys events at Goodwood. He is particularly interested in making sure the parish looks tidy and well loved.