Thomas is one of the three Conservative candidates in Hayes & Coney Hall ward ahead of the 2022 Bromley Council elections, along with Andrew Lee and Councillor Alexa Michael.
Thomas lives locally with his wife and their two cats. He
works in the financial services sector, working on Positive Impact Investing –
helping people use their investments to have a positive impact on society and
Outside of work Thomas has served as School Governor, Public
Governor of an NHS Foundation Trust and as a Charity Trustee – including
serving as Vice-Chair of a national charity. Locally Thomas helped found a Rail
Users Group to give commuters a more direct voice with rail operators.
Thomas is a committed campaigner and in the past has
campaigned to save local banks from closure, for improved road safety and for
additional bus capacity on busy routes – including securing a whole new bus
route. Having attended a school which failed OFSTED Thomas is passionate about
ensuring all children in Bromley have the best start in life and celebrates
Conservative-run Bromley Councils success at getting 97% of local schools rated
either good or outstanding by OFSTED.
Thomas’ top priority for the ward is standing up for the
special character of the Hayes, Keston and Coney Hall such as protecting the
beautiful parks and open spaces across the area.
“Andrew, Alexa and myself will be a strong voice on the
council for the local residents of Hayes, Keston and Coney Hall – just as
Graham, Neil and Peter have been for so many years. Whether it is fighting
overdevelopment, fixing potholes or keeping the area tidy I look forward to
campaigning on the issues that matter to local people and making a difference
in the community”.