Cllr Bob Bowrah BEM (TDBC)

Bob has been a Councillor since 1999 and represents Wellington  West and Rockwell Green at Town and Deane level.

He was Chairman of the Town Council between 2004-2006, was Mayor of Wellington 2016/17 and was Mayor of Taunton Deane 2009-2010.  He is Chair of Wellington Town Council Emergency Planning Committee, and is at present, Chairman of Taunton Deane Planning Committee, is a member of Tenants Services Management Board which represents Taunton Residents of Council Houses.   He is a member of the Basins Volunteer Group, is Metro Champion and Monument Champion for Wellington and is also Armed Forces Member Champion for Taunton Deane.   Bob is also the Deane representative on the Board of Directors of Taunton Bowling Club.

Married for 50 years to Elizabeth, a Taunton girl, and they have three grownup children, Joanne, Nick and Andrew.  Bob served in HM Forces (Army) for 27 years and was awarded the British Empire Medal in 1980.

Bob is a conscientious councillor who is a "worker " and is critical of those Councillors who you only see of hear when there is an election looming. When you contact Bob he always replies and does his best to solve problems or will pass you on to the right people who can help.

Contact Bob

T: 01823 666739

M: 07799 197810

E: cllr.r.bowrah@tauntondeane.gov.uk