Councillor Damon Hooton

Damon has a particular interest in planning and environmental issues. He was first elected to Mendip in 2003, and to Frome Town Council in 2007. He served as Mayor of Frome from 2009-2010, and was Acting Chair of Mendip from late 2010 to May 2011. Damon likes all sports, particularly football; he retired from the army after 23 years service and now works for a supermarket. Damon enjoys spending time with his sons and grandchildren. He lives in Frome with his wife Claire, an elderly black Labrador called Mollie and a large grey rescued rabbit called Ollie.

Image of Councillor Damon HootonRole: Portfolio Holder for Development Management and Enforcement, and Chair of the Planning Board


169 Whatcombe Road,
BA11 3AT,
United Kingdom

Email:  Damon Hooton

Mobile:  07850 681163

Party:  Liberal Democrat

Ward:  Frome Park

All Members are obliged to complete a declaration of interest: Icon for pdf Councillor Damon Hooton - Declaration of Interest [5.16MB]

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