Alan’s priorities for Emsworth

Alan’s priorities for Emsworth and every other community across the Havant constituency are clear: a strong economy, successful schools, and vibrant communities. Alan’s local priorities for Emsworth include:

  • Strengthening Emsworth’s local economy, especially protecting the town’s many small shops, working with the Emsworth Business Association (EBA) and community groups.


  • Backing local schools like Emsworth Primary and St. James’ Primary to give every young person from Emsworth the best start in life and the skills to succeed in today’s competitive, global economy.


  • Supporting high-quality local infrastructure and public services, including the surgery move.


  • Encourage Emsworth’s vibrant community life, supporting its many community groups such as the Emsworth Residents’ Association and Emsworth Community Association.


  • Preserving Emsworth as a great place to live, work and visit.  


 Alan’s activity across Emsworth

Alan has worked hard to understand local issues and meet local residents, businesses, schools and community groups.

small snapshot of Alan’s work and activity across the Bedhampton ward includes:

  •  Visited local Emsworth businesses including the Blue Bell, Brookfield Hotel, Coal Exchange, and H H Treagust butchers. Alan has also spoken to the Mumpreneurs Networking Club at the Brookfield Hotel.


  • Attended the Emsworth Business Association’s autumn Charity Dinner, Christmas Drinks, and spoke at the EBA’s spring networking business breakfast  


  • Met the Chairmen and Committee members of community groups including the Emsworth Business Association (EBA); the Emsworth Residents’ Association (ERA); the Emsworth Community Association (ECA); and the Emsworth Forum


  • Attended Emsworth’s St. George’s Day Parade and the 2015 Red Nose Town celebrations.


  • Met local Emsworth councillors Brendan Gibb-Gray, Colin Mackie, and Conservative Emsworth councillor candidate Rivka Cresswell, to discuss local issues.


  • Visited Glenwood School and St James’ Primary School, Emsworth to discuss education issues with staff, head teachers and students.


Emsworth ward is represented on Havant Borough Council (HBC) by:

Councillor Lulu Bowerman
Councillor Rivka Cresswell

Emsworth ward is represented on Hampshire County Council (HCC) by:

County Councillor Ray Bolton