Councillor Carol Richards

Carol has been a member of the Parish Council since May 2019 to represent Harington Ward. Carol is a Harington Ward Cllr for Sefton Council, vice chair for Sefton Governors Association, a retired City of Liverpool College Lecturer and is currently Company Secretary and Development Officer for a Registered Charity. Carol supports Green issues and the Local Environment and has supported Frack Free Formby and beach clean projects gaining charitable funds for the 2 minute beach clean boards at Lifeboat Road and Freshfield beaches in collaboration with the National Trust in Formby. Carol is a member of the Environment Group and advises the Parish Council on Rights of Way issues.

Declaration of Interests

As a Member of Formby Parish Council, I hereby give notice of the following disclosable pecuniary interests, personal interests and gifts/hospitality.

Pecuniary Interests

Please state you and your partner’s employment, office, trade, profession or vocation

Description of employment activity:

Self: Retired
Partner: Retired

Do you or your partner have land or property in Sefton?

Address / Description of Land:

Address in Formby

Do you or your partner have any corporate of business tenancies or land in Sefton where the Council is the Landlord?

Address / Description of Land:


Do you or your partner have any licences to occupy land in Sefton for a month or longer?

Address / Description of Land:


Have you or your partner received payments in respect of your Council duties or election expenses?

Name of person or body who made the payments:


Do you or your partner have any beneficial interests in Securities?

Name of Body:


Do you or your partner have any contracts with the Sefton Council?

Name of the company/description of the Contract:


Personal Interests

Do you hold membership of a Public Authority to which you were nominated by your Local Authority?

Name of Public Authority and Position:

Sefton Council Councillor

Do you hold membership of any organisation exercising functions of a public nature? (e.g. School Governor, etc.)

Name of Organisation and Position:

Woodlands Primary School Governor

Do you hold membership of any organisation/body influencing public opinion or policy?

Name of Organisation/Body and Position:

Unison, Member
Labour Party, Member

Do you hold membership of any organisation/company directed to charitable purposes?

Name of Organisation/Body and Position:

Come Alive 55, Company Secretary
Imagine Formby, Director

Do you have any easement, servitude, interest, or right in or over land, which does not carry with it a right for you (alone or jointly with another) to occupy the land or to receive income? (e.g. a right of way over land)

Address/Description of Land:

From the corner of Firwood to Asparagus Cottage, St Luke's Church Road (South)


Have you received a gift or hospitality from any person or body with an estimated value of at least £25.00?

Gift or hospitality details and amount, name of person/organisation and date received: