Valerie Dagger

Valerie was first elected as a County Councillor in 2001 as the Member for Malling West Division, which includes the parishes of Borough Green, Hildenborough, Ightham, Platt, Plaxtol and Shipbourne. She was re-elected three times until she stood down from the role in 2017.  She is married to Bob, who runs a business in Tunbridge Wells, and she has two children, Guy and Alice, who both work in the family company. They were both educated in Kent schools.

Valerie is a graduate of the University of Exeter and she did her Master’s Degree at the University of Sussex. She also did a Diploma in Management Studies at Mid Kent College. She was a secondary head teacher for twenty – two years, firstly at Christchurch School in Chatham, then at the Malling School. More recently, Valerie has studied part – time for a degree in the History of Art at the University of Kent.

Valerie strongly believes in the importance of communicating effectively with local residents and she wrote a monthly report to all the parishes she represented, giving information about Kent County Council issues and inviting useful dialogue with the community.

If you wish to contact Valerie Dagger, please phone her on 01732 810222 or email her at valeriedagger@gmail.com .

See Also

John Balcombe

John Balcombe represented the Aylesford Ward until May 2015.

Sue Murray

Sue Murray previously represented the Borough Green and Long Mill Ward. [Please click on name link for more information]

Chris Smith

Chris Smith represented the Hildenborough Ward on Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council. [Please click on name link for more information]

David Cure

David represented the Judd Ward of Tonbridge from 2003 to 2019. [Please click on name link for more information]

Simon Jessel

Simon represented the Wateringbury Ward from 2011 to 2019.

Russell Lancaster

Russell represented the Medway Ward of Tonbridge from 2007 till 2019. [Please click on name link for more information]

Sasha Luck

Sasha represented the West Malling and Leybourne Ward from 2003 to 2019. [Please click on name link for more information]

Steve Perry

Steve represented the Borough Green and Long Mill Ward.