Borough Councillors

Cllr Wayne Bridges

Wayne has been a Councillor for Hillingdon East ward since 2010.  Wayne lives in Hillingdon with his wife and young Daughter and was the youngest ever Councillor elected to Hillingdon Council at the age of 21. A former Chairman of a local Residents Association, Takes a keen interest in tackling Anti-Social behaviour in Hillingdon East and to improve the quality of life for local Residents.

Cllr Phillip Corthorne

A councillor in Ruislip since 1993, Philip is married with four children.  Philip is an active campaigner against inappropriate development in Ruislip, to preserve the attractive appearance of our town. He works with the local safer neighbourhood team to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour. 

Cllr John Riley

John has been a Ruislip resident for 20 years and was elected to Hillingdon Council in 2008. He is a Governor at Field End Infant School, with responsibility for children with special needs. He is a Governor at Field End Infant School, with responsibility for children with special needs.

Cllr Carol Melvin

Carol is married to Andrew and they have two Daughters both happily married and two Grandsons aged 26 years and 2 years. Carol’s early married life was spent traveling with her Husband who was an Army Bandmaster. When Andrew retired after serving 22 years they settled in Northwood in 1996.  Carol takes a real interest in the local community.

Cllr Duncan Flynn

Duncan was elected to Hillingdon Council in 2014. Duncan has a strong interest in both Education and Planning policy and serves on the Council's Children, Young People & Learning Policy Overview Committee and North Planning Committee. Duncan is a Governor of Hillside Primary School and a member of the Ruislip Woods Management Advisory Group.

Cllr John Morgan

John has lived in Northwood Hills since 1993, married to Fiona, they have one daughter who attends a local school. John was the former Chairman of the Northwood Hills Residents Association and is often seen walking or on his Triumph motorbike. 

Cllr David Simmonds CBE

A Councillor for Ickenham since 2002, David serves as Deputy Leader and is responsible for education and children's services. He has helped to deliver new f

Cllr Ray Puddifoot MBE

Ray has lived in the borough all of his life and is Hillingdon's longest serving Council Leader. The driving force behind delivering financial stability, good management and civic pride in Hillingdon, Ray has also championed the needs of older residents. A chartered accountant by profession, his two daughters attended Vyners School where