Officers & Staff

The Town Council employs three full time and seven part time members of staff.

Adam Keppel-Green, Town Clerk

Adam Keppel-Green FSLCC

Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Adam joined the Town Council in 2012, starting as Deputy Town Clerk. He oversees all council matters and is responsible for working with members to develop strategies across all council activity. As RFO, Adam manages the councils finances.

Contact Adam:
adam.kg@knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk
01565 653 929 – 07896 669 042

 
Alex Brown, Administration Assistant

Alex Brown

Events Officer

Alex joined the Town Council in 2018, starting as the Administration Assistant. Alex manages the council’s popular events programme and organises events such as the Music Festival, Pumpkin Path and Christmas Weekend.

Contact Alex:
alex.brown@knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk
01565 653 929

 
Bob Allan

Bob Allen

Planning and Facilities Officer

Bob joined the council in 2020, leading on the management of the council’s role as a planning consultee, monitoring of the Neighbourhood Plan, supporting the management of the council’s assets and managing the council’s grounds and maintenance team. Bob also leads on a range of projects ad hoc projects.

Contact Bob:
bob.allen@knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk
01565 653 929

 
Sandra Curties, Town Centre Manager

Sandra Curties

Town Centre and Marketing Officer
Part-Time (32hrs): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  

Sandra joined the Town Council in 2017 and helps support the economic vitality of the town centre. Sandra works closely with the business community on initiatives to promote footfall, manages the Market Hall and promotes the council’s services and facilities.

Contact Sandra:
sandra.curties@knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk
01565 653 929 – 07497 040 501

 
Annabel Irvine, Mayor's PA

Annabel Irvine

Civic Events Officer
Part-Time (22.5hrs): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  

Annabel joined the Town Council in 2017 and supports the Town Mayor’s duties co-ordinating invitations. Annabel organises a programme of fundraising events to support the Mayor’s chosen charities including an annual Charity Ball.  

Contact Annabel:
annabel.irvine@knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk
01565 653 929

 
Dan Wheatcroft

Dan Wheatcroft

Administration and Support Officer
Part-Time (22.5hrs): Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

Dan joined the council in 2020 and undertakes financial and burial administration, maintains databases and provides a welcome to visitors and callers to the council offices. Dan provides support across the full range of council activity.

Contact Dan:
dan.wheatcroft@knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk
01565 653 929

 
Jill Webb, Administration and Support Officer

Jill Webb

Administration and Support Officer
Part-Time (22.5hrs): Monday, Tuesday and Friday

Jill joined the council in 2020 and undertakes financial and burial administration, maintains databases and provides a welcome to visitors and callers to the council offices. Jill provides support across the full range of council activity.

Contact Jill:
jill.webb@knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk
01565 653 929

 
Bob Garner, Town Ranger

Bob Garner

Town Ranger
Part-Time (28hrs)

Bob joined the Town Council in 2018 with the mission to make Knutsford a cleaner and tidier place. They undertake a wide range of duties from litter-picking, bench refurbishment, tending to Wallwood, cleaning road signs and much more. If you spot a grot spot in town it could be something the Town Ranger can help with!

 
Fergal Owens

Fergal Owens

Cemetery Groundskeeper
Part-Time (16hrs)

Fergal joined the team in 2020 as the council’s first cemetery groundskeeper. Fergal is charged with maintaining the cemetery grounds, preparing cremated remains interments and delivering improvements in line with the council’s ambition to have the best cemetery in Cheshire.

 
Pay Multiples (April 2020)

In accordance with the Local Government Transparency code, the council publishes the pay multiple: the ratio between the median and highest paid members of staff based on full time equivalent salaries. The Council’s pay multiple is 2.11.

The highest salary (FTE) is £42,683 per annum and the lowest £17,893.