Town Councillors

Keith Eden

Keith serves as the de facto leader of the Saffron Walden Town Conservative Group. He is a member for Shire Ward and has formidable vocational and political experience, having previously served as a District Councillor and a Mayor of the Town.

Doug Perry

Doug was a serving Essex Police Officer for many years and has lived with his family in Saffron Walden for over 30 years. On retirement from the Police Force, Doug was elected to Town and District Councils, becoming Town Mayor from 2009-2010, an honour he says he will never forget.

Sandra Eden

Almost 20 years of living in Shire ward has kept me close to the community especially the last eight years as an elected Town Councillor. My two years’ experience as firstly deputy Town Mayor and then this last 10 months as Town Mayor has ensured I can also see the bigger picture. Saffron Walden and Uttlesford District are wonderful places to live, but there are always ways we can improve our services and governance as well as ensuring our standards are maintained in all areas.

Sara Eastham

Sarah has lived in the town for a number of years and previously served as Mayoress in 2010. If elected, she would be honoured to represent Shire Ward and  endeavour to work for a fair, positive and efficient town administration.  

Sam Goddard

Sam is a local farmer who has lived in Little Walden and Saffron Walden for most of his life. After returning from University with his wife, Sam has engaged with local issues and been elected unopposed. As a Councillor he intends to work hard for the ward and the town. 

David Sadler

David, is serving his third term on the Town Council and has previously served on the District Council (2007-15).  He is a hardworking member and has supported many local campaigns during his time on the Council.