Simon Raikes - Sevenoaks Town & St John's

Simon was born in Sevenoaks and is married to Christine, also a Sevenoaks girl.  They have 3 children.

Simon retired some years ago but in younger years played hockey & cricket at the Vine and a little rugby.

Simon is an active member of Sevenoaks Players and sings in St Johns church choir. 

He has been a Town Councillor for the past 4 years for St John’s ward, this past year as Town Mayor.

See Also

Alan Cheeseman - Eynsford

Alan was selected to represent Eynsford in the May 2019 elections. He has lived in Eynsford for three years, and very soon came to love the village. Alan spent his whole career in advertising, mainly in London in several high-profile Ad Agencies and Creative Groups. Having retired three years ago and 'put his feet up' he now finds himself working full time as Chairman of SCA and as a District Councillor! Alan can be contacted on and

Brian Carroll - Farningham, Horton Kirby & South Darenth

Brian Carroll, has lived in Horton Kirby for five years, with his wife Hilary, having previously resided in Eynsford. Brian's love for the area led him to stand for election as District Councillor, his passion to keep the area special.