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Stan Heptinstall

County Councillor for:

Bramcote and Stapleford

Cllr Stan Heptinstall

Stan Heptinstall
8 Cranston Road

Home: 0115 9164588
Daytime: 0115 9774857
Mobile: 07792 987890

Fax: 0115 9773954/w 0115 8231017

Email: cllr.stan.heptinstall@nottscc.gov.uk



  • Economic Development
  • Shadow Health & Wellbeing Board
  • Joint Committee on Strategic Planning & Transport
  • Planning & Licensing
  • Policy
  • Standards
  • Transport & Highways


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About Stan

Stan Heptinstall is one of two members who represent the Bramcote and Stapleford Division on the County Council. Stan was first elected to the County Council in 1997 and re-elected in 2001, 2005, 2009 and again in 2013. He is the Liberal Democrat Spokesperson on Environmental issues. He is also a member of the Policy Committee.

As well as being a county councillor, Stan also represents Bramcote as an elected member of Broxtowe Borough Council and Stapleford as an elected member of Stapleford Town Council. On Broxtowe Borough Council Stan is currently the Deputy Mayor and also chairs the Standards Committee. He was first elected to Broxtowe Borough Council in 1991 and has been returned at every election ever since.

Stan is Chair of the Bramcote and Stapleford Golden Jubilee Group which organises the annual Hemlock Happening held in Bramcote Hills Park. He is also an active member of the Bramcote Community Action Team, meetings for which are held every three months. He is an LEA governor at the White Hills Park Federation of secondary schools in Bramcote and a member of the Parochial Church Council and choir at St Michael's Church, Bramcote. He is a trustee for the Bramcote Charities and co-editor of the publication Focus on Bramcote which is delivered regularly to those who live in the Bramcote area.

Until his retirement in August 2011 Stan was an academic member of staff at the University of Nottingham, latter as Head of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine in University's Medical School. He is now an Emeritus Professor at the University of Nottingham and continues to carry out some teaching and research in a part-time capacity. He is also Director of Platelet Solutions, a University of Nottingham spin-out company.

Stan has lived in Bramcote with his family since 1975. His wife the Reverend Canon Lillian Heptinstall is an ordained priest in the Church of England and is minister-in-charge at St Barnabas Church, Inham Nook, Chilwell. Stan and Lillian have four (adult) children and seven grandchildren.

Last updated: June 2013

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