01:51PM, Sunday 03 May 2015
With the local elections just days, we're asking candidates standing for a seat on the Royal Borough council to submit biographies about themselves so you can know a little bit more about them.
We are aiming to put up biographies for as many candidates as possible, published on a party-by-party basis.
Bios for Labour, the Conservatives, Green Party, UKIP candidates in Maidenhead, and indepedent candidates have also been published.
Please email your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org before 5pm on Wednesday, May 6 if you wish your biography to be included in our coverage.
Please note: These biographies have come directly from the candidates and were not written by our staff. Style, content and grammar may vary, while any views expressed in the biographies do not represent those of the Advertiser or Express.
The list has been updated to include Windsor Lib Dem candidates.
Tamasin has lived in Ascot for nearly 10 years since moving their with her partner David, a professional golfer. She also has a 9-year-old son.
Climate Researcher who has lived in Belmont ward for many year, she promotes an interest in science to school age children.
Education consultant, born in Maidenhead and former Belmont Councillor.
Retired Customs Officer, rambler and former Belmont Councillor.
Cookham Rise shop owner, Parish Councillor and former Cookham Borough Councillor
Chair of Cookham Parish Council who has done a lot to improve awareness of flood prevention in Cookham.
Andrew is a Business Executive who lives in Cookham and is a former chair of a mental health charity.
Norma has taught at most schools in Boyn Hill, is a Norden Farm trustee and former Boyn Hill Borough Councillor.
London University Professor who has lived in Boyn Hill for many years.
Chair of Grenfell Park User Group and former Boyn Hill Borough Councillor who volunteers at Norden Farm.
Auditor, real ale enthusiast and hill walker who is concerned about the loss of funding to youth clubs.
Maths teacher interested in the arts and opportunities for young people, volunteers at Norden Farm.
Retired teacher who has lived in Maidenhead for many years and is concerned about the future of the town centre.
Corporate Events Organiser and lifetime Royal Borough resident. Passionate about preserving the greenbelt.
Retired school teacher and founding member of Windsor Christian Action, the charity responsible for the Homeless.
Antony has been a member of the Royal Borough cabinet and stood for the Liberal Democrats in Castle Without Ward at the last local election. Married with three grown-up kids.
Qualified accountant looking to hold the Royal Borough to account. John has lived in the Clewer South Ward all his life.
Former Windsor Girls' School governor Richard was a Royal Borough councillor in the Clewer South Ward for ten years.
Accountant, bowls player and former Cox Green Borough Councillor.
Oil Industry Safety Consultant and former governor of Cox Green schools.
Cox Green campaigner and Parish Councillor who opposed plans for a hospital in Cannon Lane.
A lifelong Eton resident and University of Sheffield graduate, Virginia is currently training to be a lawyer in London.
NHS worker brought up Maidenhead and former Furze Platt Borough Councillor.
Professional Photographer and former Furze Platt Borough Councillor
Retired head teacher and former Furze Platt Borough Councillor
Parvis has lived in Datchet for 12 years and works as a chartered acountant. He is a keen rower and wants to campaign for fairer taxes.
Peter is a member of the Royal Borough's Cycle Forum and has contributed to the Windsor Neighbourhood Plan. Has lived in the borough with his family for 32 years.
Retired resident of Hurley who is very active in the community and is a former Hurley Borough Councillor
With a young family Jenny is keen to improve facilities for children and support the schools in offering first class education
Jennifer volunteers for the Autistic Society and has lived in Maidenhead for many years.
Local businessman who was brought up in Maidenhead and is Secretary of the Maidenhead Mosque.
Retired businessman who has lived in Maidenhead for many years and is a model aeroplane enthusiast
Retired HR Consultant and nature conservation enthusiast, who organises the annual Combined Charities Fair.
With a young family, Adam works whilst studying accountancy. He is passionate about protecting services for vulnerable people.
Accountant interested in development of the town centre and education.
IT Manager, school governor interested in improving opportunities for children with special needs.
A Royal Borough resident since 1965, Amarjeet believes that for a fairer society we all need to put something back into the community.
Susan is a Trustee of Windsor Christian Action and actively involved with the Homeless Project. Former nurse and probation officer.
Clive was born in Maidenhead and is a local sports journalist. He is currently a governor of Alwyn School
Simon has lived in Maidenhead for 35 years, is a Neighbourhood Action Group Chair and a trustee of a local not-for-profit care home
Simon was brought up in Maidenhead. As a Borough Councillor he is devoted to Pinkneys Green and wants to see Maidenhead town centre thrive
There will be displays at Windsor Racecourse and Legoland, local fireworks in Burnham and Twyford and smaller displays at schools in the Royal Borough.