Alan Mathieson

Alan has worked in the construction and building industry for most of his working life, and is now currently working part-time for the NHS at Gloucester Royal Hospital.

He lived in Churchdown for 28 years, and more recently at Brockworth before moving to the Lassington Reach development in Highnam.  One of his three daughters has also moved to Highnam.

His residential address is 1 Mimosa Avenue, Highnam, GL2 8NF

Kevin Emmerson

Kevin has lived in Highnam since 1983, and had until retiring worked for Severn Trent water for 25 years.

His residential address is: 9 Oakridge, Highnam , Gl2 8EF


Bill Badham

Bill Badham has lived in Highnam since September 2015 and retired from Royal Mail in May 2018  He wants to become more involved in village affairs.

Bill has taken on the role of Flood Warden, Footpath Warden and is also taking over the lead on Speed Monitoring in the village.

He is a member of the Environmental working party on the Parish Plan Refresh, and interested in Wild Highnam and Highnam Hikers.

His  residential address is 4 Micklemead, Highnam, GL2 8NF


Valerie Tustin Smith

Valerie joined Highnam Parish Council in 2016 and has been involved in issues relating to the development of Highnam, in particular in the Lassington Lane area.

Valerie’s residential address is:

Lassingville, Lassington Lane, Highnam  GL2 8DH

The email for Valerie is:

Yan Watkins

Yan has served on Highnam Parish Council  since 2010 and is a trustee and chairman of the Highnam Community Centre Trust (HCCT).

On the Parish Council, Yan has formal responsibility for crime, justice and the law, risk assessment and budgets.

He has also taken on the role of Web Site Editor

Yan’s residential address is: 21 Williams Orchard, Highnam, GL2 8EL

Yan’s email address is:

Charles Coats

Charles has served on Highnam Parish Council since 2015 and has lived in the parish for many years.

Charles has a background in local government and has used this experience extensively during recent issues arising from major planning applications.  Charles is working on the Parish Plan 2017 (Parish Plan 2007 Refresh),  planning and development and public relations.

Charles’ residential address is: 14 Stoney Field, Highnam,  GL2 8LY

Charles’ email address is: