Town Councillors

Here you will find information about our Town Councillors, the election process, records and other information for your interest. This page will be updated periodically, such as in May when we go through our election process. 

If you have any questions about our councillors or any of the processes, please feel free to contact us.

Elected Town Councillors 

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Town Mayor

Labour

Briars Ward

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Cllr. Shirley Asare

Deputy Mayor

Labour

East Ward

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Cllr. Larry Crofton

Leader of The Council

Labour

East Ward

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Cllr. Nike Fakoya

Deputy Leader of The Council

Labour

Villages Ward

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Cllr. James Bond

Conservative

Newgate Street Ward

Portrait of Rory Craig, Conservative Councillor for the Wild Hill Ward in Hatfield

Cllr. Sandreni Bonfante

Lib-Dem

South Ward

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Cllr. Nat Chapman

Conservative

Briars Ward

Portrait of Rory Craig, Conservative Councillor for the Wild Hill Ward in Hatfield

Cllr. Peter Costello

Labour

Central Ward

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Cllr. Margaret Eames-Petersen

Independent Labour

Villages Ward

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Cllr. Daisy Jerobon

Labour

Meadows Ward

Portrait of Angus MacKay, Conservative Councillor for the Villages Ward in Hatfield

Cllr. Tim Rowse

Lib-Dem

South West Ward

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Cllr. Stan Tunstall

Conservative

Ellenbrook Ward

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Cllr. Nigel Upson

Conservative

Wildhill Ward

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Cllr. Cathy Watson

Labour

East Ward

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Cllr. Mick Wise

Labour

Central Ward

Hatfield Town Council Civic Handbook

This helpful guide offers details and insights into the operations of the Mayoralty.

Whilst some aspects can often be unique to an individual parish; much is founded on “best practice” guidance from the National Association of Civic Officers or directed by legal requirements or nationally-accepted conventions and protocols.