Over the last few years the Dagenham & Rainham Labour Party has been growing; becoming more active in campaigns and in the community. We do things a little different here – it’s an old politics, but it is a politics that works. This site is dedicated to everything Dagenham & Rainham – it will include articles from members, local campaigns and narratives on major party events, alongside local news.
Who’s who in the local party?
CLP Secretary: Margaret Mullane
CLP Chair: Andrew Achilleos
CLP Vice Chair: Julia Offord Pearman
CLP Junior Vice Chair: Mick McCarthy
CLP Campaign Organiser: Andrew Achilleos
CLP Treasurer: Trevor McKeever
CLP Women’s Officer: Fay Hough
CLP Youth Officer: Franco Salau
TULO Officer: Trevor McKeever
BAME Officer: Sade Bright
LGBT Officer: Fay Hough
Policy Officer: Phil Waker
The constituency boarders two local authorities – Barking & Dagenham and Havering. As a whole the constituency is made up of nine wards; six in Dagenham and three in Havering, each ward is presided over by three councillors. In the six Dagenham wards residents are represented by 18 Labour councillors whereas Havering is represented by a combination of Residents Associations and Conservatives.
Wards from north to south: Chadwell Heath, Whalebone, Heath, Eastbrook, Village, River, Elm Park, South Hornchurch, Rainham & Wennington.
Councillors and Action Teams in Dagenham and Rainham:
Chadwell Heath: Cllr Sade Bright, Cllr Mohammed Khan, Cllr Simon Perry
Whalebone: Cllr Andrew Achilleos, Cllr Glenda Paddle, Cllr Amardeep Jamu
Heath: Cllr Olawale Martins, Cllr Dave Miles, Cllr Ingrid Robinson
Eastbrook: Cllr Princess Bright, Cllr Mick McCarthy, Cllr Tony Ramsay
Village: Cllr Margaret Mullane, Cllr Lee Waker, Cllr Phil Waker
River: Cllr Peter Chand, Cllr Eileen Keller, Cllr Donna Lumsden
Havering Coordinator: Ken Jones
Rainham & Wennington Action Team: Simon Darvill, Mohammed Abdullah Siddique, TBA
Beam Park: Trevor McKeever, Matthew Stanton
South Hornchurch: Adeel Akhtar, Julia Offord Pearman
You can find contact details for your local councillors via the LBBD website. If you have any queries please do not hesitate to get in touch with us via the contact form on this website.