Cllr Robert John Bucke
Councillor Robert Bucke is a member, and former chairman, of the Corporate Management Committee (Overview and Scrutiny) at Tendring District Council. Formerly elected Mayor of Frinton and Walton Town Council from 2009 - 2011, Cllr Bucke has been a councillor of Tendring District Council and Frinton & Walton Town Council since 1999. He is a newly-appointed Peer Review/Challenge member of the Local Government Association. With long family and business connections with Colchester, Tendring and the surrounding area, Cllr Bucke remains a keen advocate for theatre, music and literature of the area. He is a committee member of Frinton Literary Festival and has long supported a strong focus on festival programmes that incorporate arts from across the South-East of England.