Uckfield Branch

Branch Chairman: Claire Dowling

If you are interested in becoming involved with your local branch, whether as a member of the committee, involved with social events or helping with the delivering of newsletters you are more than welcome.   Contact Claire: claire.dowling@wealdenconservatives.com or call:  01825 763752


County Councillors

Claire Dowling (excluding Ridgewood)                                     Chris Dowling (Ridgewood only)

District Councillors

New Town Ward - Claire Dowling   and     Helen Firth

North Ward -  Peter Waldock      

Ridgewood & Little Horsted     Gary Johnson       

Town Councillors

New Town Ward - Helen Firth

West Ward - Gary Johnson

Peter Waldock

Cllr Peter Waldock - North Ward


Cllr Claire Dowling

County Councillor for Uckfield North
District Councillor for Uckfield New Town Ward, with Helen Firth
Chairman of Uckfield Conservatives

East Sussex County Councillor for Uckfield North
Wealden District Councillor for Uckfield Central
Chairman of Uckfield Conservatives

Cllr Chris Dowling

County Councillor for Uckfield South with Framfield
Association President

A vice-president of Wealden Conservatives, Cllr Chris Dowling is the elected county councillor for Uckfield South with Framfield including Ridgewood.

Cllr Helen Firth

District Councillor for Uckfield New Town, along with Claire Dowling
Town Councillor for Uckfield New Town
Deputy Chairman (Policy & Campaigning) Uckfield Conservatives

Wealden District and Uckfield Town Councillor for Uckfield New Town

Cllr Peter Waldock

District Councillor for Uckfield North
Deputy Chairman (Membership) of Uckfield Conservatives

Wealden District Councillor for Uckfield North, Peter Waldock has lived in the area for over eight years and is married to Hannah

Cllr Gary Johnson

District Councillor for Ridgewood & Little Horsted
Town Councillor for Uckfield West
Wealden Association Officer

Gary and his wife have lived in Uckfield for 22 years. His two children attended Rocks Park Primary School and Uckfield Community Technology College. Gary is a business owner in the care sector; he employs over 100 people in the local area. 



Wealden MP Nus Ghani visited Bridge Cottage in Uckfield to meet with Nicola Stewart, the Heritage Education Officer at Bridge Cottage, to continue planning how best to honour the perseverance and courage of Wealden suffragettes & suffragists.


Wealden MP Nus Ghani was delighted to present four pub chefs with awards recognising their outstanding service to Wealden.

They had been nominated for Pub Chef of the Year by people across Wealden, who chose their favourite pubs for food, drink and hospitality.