Ian Lewis

Councillor for Wallasey Ward
Former councillor for Leasowe & Moreton East (2008-14)

Ian Lewis was elected to Wirral Council in 2016, representing Wallasey Ward, and the seat originally held by former Councillor Kate Wood.  Before that, he was the first-ever Conservative Councillor for Leasowe & Moreton East (2008-12 and 2013-14). 

Ian has lived in Wallasey since 1994 and, before that lived in Meols, after his parents moved from Huyton in 1980. Ian attended Great Meols Primary School, Hilbre High School and then Wirral Met College before joining a Youth Training Scheme with the then Abbey National Building Society.  He went onto work in debt advice and later marketing modern apprenticeships.

Ian has also volunteered with a range of local organisations, including the Leasowe Play Youth & Community Association, and supports the Wallasey Village Library Friends, Wallasey Village People and the Friends of Harrison Park. 

Ian is a former governor on local primary schools and is now a member of the Council's Children's Services Committee. 

Ian's priorities for Wallasey in 2019/20 include:

  • Fight for a fair share of the council's budget to tackle issues such as faulty street lights, pot holes and grass verges
  • Work with community groups, such as Wallasey Village Library Friends and Wallasey Village People
  • Keep in touch with residents with regular newsletters, letters, email bulletins and social media updates
  • Reduce the waiting list for allotment plots by increasing the number of sites locally 


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Newsline (Summer 2019) 516.17 KB
Mosslands Drive leaflet 246.99 KB
Wallasey Newsline April 2019 Election Special 1009.37 KB
Wallasey Newsline March 2019 863.77 KB
Wallasey Newsline January 2019 web.pdf 233.7 KB
Reporting back - November 2018 453.4 KB
Newsline (September 2018) for Wallasey 1.84 MB
Newsline (November 2017) for Wallasey Ward 373.12 KB
Newsline (January 2018) for Wallasey 705.75 KB

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Old tyre ban imminent as Tyred campaign succeeds

New laws banning older tyres on large vehicles to improve road safety could be introduced later this year. Tyres aged 10 years and older would be banned from use on buses, coaches, lorries and minibuses in new proposals being consulted on from this week.

Housing Ministry slams Town Hall failure on Local Plan

Wirral Council’s work to develop a legally-required Local Plan has been slammed as making ‘little tangible progress’.  The Town Hall has been ordered to publish an Action Plan to comply with the 2004 Act of Parliament and to report monthly to the Ministry on progress.

Supporting Wirral's Hackney drivers

Wirral's Licensing Committee has tonight backed calls from Unite the Union and the Borough's Conservative Councillors to retain the cap on the number of Hackney's licensed to operate.

See Also

Bruce Berry

Councillor for Moreton West and Saughall Massie Ward
Member of the Merseyside Fire & Rescue Authority

Bruce was elected as councillor for Moreton West and Saughall Massie in May 2014 and re-elected in May 2018, with a swing of 10.4% from Labour to Conservative.  

Chris Blakeley

Councillor for Moreton West and Saughall Massie Ward

Chris Blakeley was first elected as Councillor for Moreton and Saughall Massie in 2000 and then re-elected in 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016. He is currently the Conservative Group Chief Whip and he also serves on the Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Paul Hayes

Councillor for Wallasey Ward
Spokesman on the Liverpool City Region Transport Committee ('Merseytravel')

Paul Hayes was first elected to Wirral Council in 2007, representing Wallasey Ward.  Paul is a member of the Transport Committee of Liverpool City Region.

Paul was called to the Bar by Middle Temple and currently works in communications for a large brand.

Lesley Rennie

Councillor for Wallasey Ward
Deputy Leader of the Conservative Councillors
Spokesman on the Merseyside Fire & Rescue Authority

Lesley Rennie is one of our local councillors representing Wallasey Ward on Wirral Council. 

Steve Williams

Councillor for Moreton West and Saughall Massie Ward
Spokesman on the Business Overview & Scrutiny Committee
Member of the Merseyside Waste & Recycling Authority

Steve Williams was first elected as Councillor for Moreton West & Saughall Massie in 2009, then re-elected in 2011, 2015 and 2019. Since retiring as a Police Officer in 1999 Steve has run his own computer business.