Committee details

Central Area Committee

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Purpose of committee

Central Ipswich is made up of three wards:

·       Alexandra;

·       St Margaret's;

·       Westgate.

The area has a very diverse economic and cultural mix, with domestic dwellings ranging from multi-occupancy to the largest houses. The area includes the commercial heart of the town and the main business, service and retail centres.


Your Central Area Ward Councillors


Alexandra Ward

John Cook (Labour);

Adam Rae (Labour);

Jane Riley (Labour).


St Margaret's Ward

Oliver Holmes (Liberal Democrat);

Inga Lockington (Liberal Democrat);

Tim Lockington (Liberal Democrat).


Westgate Ward

Julian Gibbs (Labour);

Carole Jones (Labour);

Colin Kreidewolf (Labour).


Future Meetings

Wednesday 15 July 2020, 7pm – Alexandra ward

Wednesday 9 September 2020, 7pm – St Margaret’s ward

Wednesday 11 November 2020, 7pm – Westgate ward

Wednesday 6 January 2021, 7pm – Alexandra ward

Wednesday 3 March 2021, 7pm – St Margaret’s ward

Find out more about what’s happening in Central

What's on in Central

Read more about Ipswich Area Committees as a whole

Ipswich Area Committees



Contact information

Support officer: Linda Slowgrove. 01473 432511