I am a retired ex-servicman and surveyor and I was first elected to Wealden District Council in 2015 where I am now in my second term serving on Planning Committee (South) and on the Standards Committee.
I was also elected to the County Council in 2017 to represent the Hailsham Market Division, where I have spent the last four years.
In 2021 I am campaigning for election in my own Division of Wealden East. At county I am chairman of the Place Scrutiny Committee, and I am also a member of the Planning Committee, the Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee and the Discretionary Transport Panel.
Along with Susan Stedman, Bob is dstrict councillor for Horam and Punnetts Town Ward which includes Broad Oak, Bodle Street Green and Warbleton.