Speldhurst Parish Council
Councillor Rupert Milner
Councillor Rupert Milner was co-opted to Speldhurst Parish Council in 2009 and elected as Vice-Chairman in 2012. He is Chairman of the Governance Committee, a member of the Finance Committee and the Parish Plan implementation Working Group. As Vice-Chairman of the council, Rupert is an ex-officio member of all other committees.
Having come to live in Speldhurst in 1995, Rupert was Head of Modern Languages for eleven years at Holmewood House School in Langton Green; and since he is a fluent French speaker, he has recently taken on the role of co-ordinator of the Parish’s association with Marchiennes.
Taking a hands-on approach to serving his local community, Rupert also leads the local footpath volunteers group on behalf of the council, carrying out essential repairs and improvements to footpaths and bridleways within the parish.