Councillor Warwick Payne
Title: Cabinet Member for Housing and Sustainability
Other councillors representing this Ward:
Councillor Payne holds a surgery on the first Saturday of the month, at the Institute in Victoria Road, from 10.30am to 11.30am.
25 Church Road
Phone: 023 8044 1977
c/o Cabinet Members' Room
Southampton City Council
Phone: 023 8083 3340(PA)
Terms of office
- 03/05/2007 - 05/05/2011
- 05/05/2011 - 07/05/2015
Appointments to outside bodies
- Corporate Parenting
- Southampton Housing Partnership
- Spectrum - Western Challenge (Hampshire Community Forum)
Cllr Warwick Payne is
Cabinet Member for Housing and Leisure and was elected in
2007 in Woolston ward, where he
lives with his wife, Louise and their daughter, Tabitha.
Born in Southampton, Cllr Payne went to Oaklands Community School, Taunton’s College and Southampton University, where he read History before taking a Masters Degree in Media at Southampton Solent University.
He then worked for Southampton City Council in the Social Services and Leisure Directorates. After that he trained as a journalist and joined the Hampshire Chronicle in 2002, working his way up to Chief Reporter and winning regional and national press awards. He left the paper in May 2012 on being appointed to the City Council Cabinet.
Outside of work his interests include local emerging music bands, classic cars, cycling, golf, real ale and creative writing. He is a published author and his debut book, The Portland Contract, was released by Olympia Publishers in early 2013.
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