Cllr Adrian Andrew

In the early days, supporting the building of the new Walsall College Adrian and he has been at the forefront of securing a new cinema for Walsall town centre following a 20 year absence and helping to secure the £7m investment to the town centre with the development of the Primark and Co-operative buildings, the development of the Waterfront and the £26m road scheme investment around Darlaston and Pleck to open up Enterprise Zone sites. Actively involved in securing the development of the International Head Quarters of locally based Jhoots Pharmacy on Walsall’s Gigaport and Handelsbanken. 

More recently involved in leading on Walsall Town Centre Masterplan a 20 year vision of regeneration, working with the Mayor of the West Midlands to deliver 3 new rail stations in the borough and a development over 200 apartments to finally complete Walsall Waterfront. Adrian has also politically lead on the Housing First project in Walsall which is a programme to take rough sleepers off the street and to provide them with tenancies and support over a 3 year period.

Adrian formerly worked in Adult Education and most recently has been the Constituency Manager for Eddie Hughes MP and Campaign Manager for Walsall.

Adrian has always had a passion for politics, studying Education and Politics at Keele University, where he met his wife.  Adrian has a young family and has a keen interest in gardening, cooking and drinking.

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