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Parish Council Elections - 2024

This year's Parish Council Elections was uncontested with only 9 nomination forms being received.  This means that there are two vacancies on Marden Parish Council and you are able to be co-opted to become a Parish Councillor.

If you are interested please telephone Ali or Rachel on 01622 832305 or email [email protected] for more information and to obtain an application form or download from below.

Parish Council and Election information can be found at: Election Documents & Information - Marden Parish Council - Marden Parish Council, Marden, Tonbridge (

From 6th May these are the Parish Councillors for 2024-2028:

Cllr Richard Adam
Cllr Matt Besant
Cllr Anne Boswell
Cllr Theresa Gibson
Cllr Ian Newton
Cllr Adrian Rabot
Cllr Mike Summersgill
Cllr Kate Tippen
Cllr Andy Turner

Thanks are expressed to Jean Robertson and Tom Stevens who stood down at this year's elections.


Parish Council Elections - 2021

The Parish Council elections of 2021 were uncontested on 6th May due to only 9 nominations being received.  Two further Cllrs to bring the total to 11 were co-opted on 8th June 2021.  The following Councillors are in office until 2024 (unless resign etc):

Cllr Richard Adam
Cllr Chris Barker (resigned 9/5/23)
Cllr Matt Besant (co-opted 8/6/21)
Cllr Anne Boswell
Cllr Matt Burton (co-opted 8/6/21) (resigned 13/4/23)
Cllr Theresa Gibson
Cllr Ian Newton
Cllr Adrian Rabot (co-opted 8/8/23)
Cllr Jean Robertson
Cllr Tom Stevens
Cllr Mike Summersgill (co-opted 8/8/23)
Cllr Kate Tippen
Cllr Andy Turner