Council Duties

  • Carole Burslem - Chairman Parish Council; Chairman Assets Committee; Chairman Planning Applications Advice Group
  • David Egmore - Lighting Committee; Planning Applications Advice Group; Council Rep to Downley Common Preservation Society
  • Kishor Chandarana - Road Safety Committee
  • Moyra Lazenby - Allotments Committee; Planning Applications Advice Group; Council Rep to Sports and Recreation; Council Rep to Festival Committee
  • Peter Loadman - Chairman Community Initiatives and Action Committee; Lighting Committee; Assets Committee; Council Rep to DOSCA
  • Richard Bowden - Chairman Allotments Committee; Webmaster
  • Roxi Sapsford - Community Initiatives and Action Committee                         
  • Vijay Srao                                                                            
  • Wendy Monroe-West - Assets Committee; Planning Applications Advice Group; Road Safety Committee
  • Wendy Steneskog - Assets Committee; Council Rep to The Downley School Governors
    Chettina Masters - Parish Clerk 

Chairman: Carole Burslem

carole burslemCarole has lived in Downley since 1983 and always in the same road. Until November 2010 she was employed in Local Government as a Local Area Co-ordinator.

She is the Girl Guide Leader for the 1st Downley Guides and also helps at the 3rd Downley Brownies.

Councillor: David Egmore

David smallDavid lived & grew up in a village in North Hampshire before moving to High Wycombe in 1997 and to Downley in 1998.  A parish councillor since 2016 and has taken a keen interest in planning matters, roads and lighting.  He also works closely with Downley Common Preservation Society.

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Councillor: Kishor Chandarana

KishorKishor came to the UK from Uganda in 1973 and joined the department store Liberty of London in security. Over 27 years he worked his way up to Property Services Manager. Kishor, his wife Tara and their two children moved to Downley in 1997. 

 

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Councillor: Moyra Lazenby

Moyra profileMoyra moved to Downley with her husband and three boys in 2002.

She has held the role of Secretary to the Downley Dynamos Junior Football Club since 2004. Ironically, her preferred sport is rugby union, following London Wasps, Ireland and England.

 

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Councillor: Richard S M Bowden

Richard profileI was born, brought up and educated in Edinburgh. About 25 years ago I came down to England, met and married my wife Valerie. After living in Windsor for 5 years, I moved into High Wycombe and now live in Downley. I have two stepdaughters and two lovely grandchildren.

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Councillor: Peter Loadman

Peter loadman 1Peter Loadman, married to Tina, daughter Jenny and three grandchildren who keep us busy.

Former Royal Mail policy manager and previous churchwarden elsewhere.

Became involved with Downley through helping put together the Community Plan and serving on subcommittees on community facilities and on communications.

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Councillor: Roxi Sapsford

I have always lived locally and moved to Downley in 2001 with my husband and now have two amazing children, Lilymae and Aeron. 

Roxi profile

I am a Chartered Accountant working in London with over 16 years experience, specialising in Tax, Reward and Global Mobility, working with a broad range of FTSE 100 clients.

 

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Councillor: Vijay Srao

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Councillor: Wendy Monroe-West

I was born in Sussex and grew up in a village nestling under the South Downs.

Moving to London in 1964 I spent many happy years living and working in the capital in the 'Swinging Sixties' which was a time of great change.

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Councillor: Wendy Steneskog

I am a Wife and a Mum to a daughter and have a lovely pet Labrador and a Cat. I grew up in London, spent six years living in Sweden and returned home to the UK when my daughter was born.

I moved to Wycombe 10 years ago and moved to Downley in 2010. I enjoy photography as a hobby.

 

   

Parish Clerk: Chettina Masters

(Chettina though not a councillor, is a paid member of staff for the Parish Council)

Chettina lives in Downley with her husband and two young children. Chettina went to primary and secondary school in Downley and is a Psychology Post Graduate from Bucks New University.

She is a previous chairperson of a preschool in Downley and has experience working within the public sector including many years working within the NHS.

 

Postal Address

Downley Parish Council
PO Box 1091
Downley
High Wycombe
Bucks
HP13 5WU

Links

Community Website

Community Centre

Downley Day
Up Festival