Matthew Balfour

County Councillor - Malling Rural East

Matthew is the elected Kent County Council for Malling Rural East.  Matthew also represented the Downs and Mereworth Ward on Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council for many years until 2019.

Matthew was born and brought up in Kent in the village of Birling and, having lived in London and Edinburgh, returned some twenty years ago to live nearby in Offham. By profession Matthew is a Chartered Surveyor and his wife runs the Montessori school.

Matthew has considerable experience in local government, having been chairman of Birling Parish Council and a borough councillor for some 14 years on Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council, where he was on various committees, including the local Planning Committee, and was a member of the borough cabinet for 10 years.

Matthew is a trustee of various charities and an Alms House and is chair of the governors of a local special needs school.

See Also

Sarah Hohler

County Councillor - Malling North

Sarah Hohler is the County Councillor for Malling North. [Please click on name link for more information]

Peter Lake

County Councillor - Sevenoaks Rural South

Peter represents the Leigh and Chiddingstone Causeway Ward on Sevenoaks District Council and is Kent County Councillor for Sevenoaks Rural South. [Please click on name link for more information]

Richard Long

County Councillor - Tonbridge

Richard is a County Councillor representing Tonbridge. [Please click on name link for more information]

Michael Payne

County Councillor - Tonbridge

Michael Payne is a County Councillor for Tonbridge. [Please click on name link for more information]

Harry Rayner

County Councillor - Malling West.

Harry Rayner is County Councillor for Malling West. He is also the Treasurer of this Association. [Please click on name link for more information]