Minchinhampton Parish Council

Serving the people of Minchinhampton

Clerk: Ms Jo Barber
The Trap House, West End
Minchinhampton, Gloucester

Cllr Philip Callaghan-Wright

Cllr Philip Callaghan-Wright

Philip and Katie have lived in the Minchinhampton area for 15 years and have a young son, Jonti and baby daughter, Xanthe

Philip has worked in engineering, contract arbitration, law and now works in education as a specialist mathematics advisor, teacher and examiner, working with schools, educational consultancies and charities around the country.

He is a trustee of Minchinhampton Market House and sits on the NDP Steering Group.

As an independent councilor he seeks to balance maintaining the unique character and heritage of the parish with a sustainable future for all residents.

Philip has served local communities for over 30 years, in many roles, including school governor, Deanery Synod, Diocesan Board of Education, national charities, and as a trustee and member of music and dramatic societies -an interest that he has enjoyed on a semi-professional level, including with the BBC and the Theatre Royal Bath.

He is a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Educators, a Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts and a member of various professional bodies. He sits as a Justice of the Peace on The Gloucestershire Bench.