Councillor George Caffery
Labour Councillor for Gorell


George has lives in Whitstable his whole live and was remembers his parents buying their home on Island Wall for £800. He is a retired Fire Fighter with over 40 years experience and a former Fire Chief on Vulcan Close.

Whilst in the Fire Service, George was a member of the Fire Brigades Union and Branch Chairman. Since 2012 he has been involved in campaigns to designate West Beach a Village Green and is a member of the group opposing the proposed solar farm at Cleve Hill.

He was elected to Canterbury City Council in 2019 as a representative for Gorrell ward with Chris Cornell and Valerie Kenny.

George sits on the Whitstable Forum, Whitstable Harbour Board, Property & Regeneration and Planning Committees in addition to full Council.

Contact details

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07934 490 133

Twitter: @LabourWhit