Borough Councillor, Westgate Ward
Julian Gibbs has been a Labour and Co-operative Westgate Councillor since 2011, when he won the seat from the Liberal Democrats. Julian lives in the ward, and understands at firsthand the many issues residents have raised with him.
Julian is proud to represent a diverse community, shops locally and supports the wide range of community groups, active across the ward. He is also the Chair of the Central Area Committee, and in that role, meets with the Police, to discuss issues related to Westgate residents.
As a committed co-operator, Julian is a member of a number of cooperatives, including the Eastern Savings and Loans Credit Union. On the council, Julian championed the Co-operative Party’s campaign against modern slavery.