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. As a committed Christian, she is an active member of Emmanuel Church Northwood, manages the Christian Bookstall, and is on the Prayer Ministry Team. This is a very important part of her life. Carol has always had a particular interest in local politics, and joined the Ruislip Northwood Conservative Association shortly after coming to Northwood and has served on the Conservative Northwood Ladies and the Northwood Branch Committee. For the last 7 years she has served as the Branch Chairman.
After retiring from full time employment in 2002 Carol went on to complete a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Social Science with Social Policy and a Diploma in Criminology with the Open University. From 2002 – 2008 Carol worked as one of the Volunteer Station Reception Officers in the Northwood Police Station, and still serves on the Northwood Ward Police Panel, liaising with our Safer Neighborhood Team on issues and concerns raised by the Northwood Residents. Carol was elected as a London Borough of Hillingdon Councillor representing the Northwood Ward in December 2008. She is now in her second term of office.