Welcome to Wetherby Town Council

Councillor Alex Riddell

West Ward

Community Infrastructure Levy Committee
Markets Committee

View Councillor Riddell's Register of Interests here. 

Councillor Alex Riddell


Alex is a proud husband, lawyer for a successful green-focussed UK company and campaigner for the environment and social justice. He is chair of the Harewood & Wetherby Branch of the Labour party.  Alex hopes to use the privilege of being a Wetherby Town Councillor to represent all residents and workers in Wetherby, to help protect vulnerable people in our community and to improve that community for everyone. 

He is a keen and regular amateur footballer and former below-average amateur cricketer. He's also a member of the East Keswick Wildlife Trust. At weekends he can be found in the garden tending to his homegrown vegetables or walking with Jane & their Labrador Nahla in the Yorkshire countryside.