Peter Hughes

Telephone: 0118 9888220



  • Communications and Policies
  • Development Board
  • Finance and General Purpose
  • Planning and Highways
  • Recreation and Amenities
  • Cllr Peter Hughes was elected Chairman of the parish council for the 2017/18 municipal year

About Peter

Peter Hughes has lived in Shinfield since 2004 and in the Reading area since 1974. He is married to Carole who is also a parish councillor and has three grown up children, two of which live in the area.

Peter was formerly Chair of the parish Planning and Highways committee, Vice Chair of the Council and leader of the Neighbourhood Plan committee. He was first elected as Chair of the Council in 2015.

Before retirement Peter was a director of printing, direct mail and marketing companies based in Surrey and was chair of the South Eastern region of the British Printing Industry Federation and a member of their national council. He was heavily involved with the fund raising and development of many of the community facilities on Caversham Park Village after moving to Reading from London, where he was born.

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