Cllr Kevin Feltham
Kevin has been the elected Leicestershire County Councillor for 26 villages in the Gartree Division since 2001 covering the Billesdon & Tilton (part), Glen and Kibworth Wards. During his time as a councillor he has held a number of senior positions, including Cabinet Member for Better Access, and Cabinet Member for Finance, Resources and Property. He has also had a spell as support Cabinet Member for Highways, Transportation & Waste, and as Cabinet Support Member for Adults & Communities, plus six years as a Scrutiny Commissioner from 2011 until May 2017. In May 2018 he was elected chairman of the Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee, and from May 2019, chairman of the Joint Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee i.e. including Leicester City & Rutland, too; both until May 2021 when he was elected vice-chairman of Leicestershire County Council.
He has lived in 'Harcourt' since 1992, and lived in 'Beauchamp' for 16 years before that. He has been attending parish council meetings in both villages, as an observer, for over 20 years. In May 2015 and 2019, Kevin was re-elected Chairman of the Kibworth Harcourt Parish Council having first been elected in August 2014. He is a parish council representative on the Kibworth Neighbourhood Plan Group and Village Hall Committee. He was co-opted to Kibworth Beauchamp Parish Council in 2019.
He was chairman of Kibworth Harcourt Conservation Society before it was disbanded and is a Committee Member of the Kibworth Improvement Team (KiT). He is a former Governor at Robert Smyth Academy in Market Harborough. He has an amateur interest in history and has researched the history of the Rectors of St Wilfrid's Church from the 13th century. He is the secretary to the Kibworth Parochial Church Council.