Cllr John Coombs, Cabinet Member for Arts, Culture & Sport
John Coombs lives on Percy Road. He retired 4 years ago having worked in the media and music industries. He was first elected for Heathfield ward in 2002 and has sat on the Planning and Health Overview and Scrutiny committees. For 2 years during the last time the Lib Dems controlled the Council John was the lead member for Culture. He tried to stop the Tories closing our library. He is a Governor of Heathfield Schools' Partnership and is a trustee of a couple of local charities.