Your Parish Councillors

Updates are ongoing as newly elected Councillors’ information is made available.

Councillor Morgan McClintock

I have been a resident of Nunthorpe for over fifteen years, and have been a Parish Councillor here for about four years.  I was employed by Teesside University as a manager for more than thirty years, where my responsibilities included governance, legal advice, and estates development. I have recently served on the  Board of North Star Housing Association. I am currently a Governor of Middlesbrough College, and a campaigner with Ourgreenways and Middlesbrough Alternative Planning Partnership.

I am Secretary of Middlesbrough Liberal Democrats.

I am your Liberal Democrat Nunthorpe Ward Councillor for Middlesbrough.

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Councillor Jon Rathmell

Biography entry awaited.


Councillor Adrian Walker


I was born in Marton and have lived here for more than 50 years, currently on Dixons Bank. I attended Captain Cook School, Nunthorpe School and Kirby College. I have been married for more than 40 years, and have two children who attended Nunthorpe School and Chandlers Ridge. we now have four grandchildrenwith the families in Marton and Sydney.

I am a retired Sales Executive with experience of high capital value business equipment, national accounts and their management. As well as being a Parish Councillor, I am involved in theMiddlesbrough Alternative Planning Partnership (MAPP), Ourgreenways, Community Champions, Greater Nunthorpe News, and was the Middlesbrough Election Agent for the Mayor.

My interests are varied including our golden retriever (2007 – 2021) and keeping tropical fish (for 25 years now). I have a collection of classic bikes, lawnmowers and stationery engines. I am a campaigner for seeking the best outcomes for Middlesbrough, exploring our area, and Countryside Green issues.

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Councillor Mieka Smiles

I am your Conservative ward councillor for Nunthorpe and deputy mayor of Middlesbrough. I love residents getting in touch to tell me their ideas and hopes for our area. I have two children – George, 10, and Harriet, eight. We live in Nunthorpe and love it here. I look forward to hearing from you!

Councillor Smiles’ Blog

Councillor Carol McArdle

Vice Chair

I was born in Middlesbrough and have lived in the overall  area all my life. My formative years living in Linthorpe, Ormesby and Marton. Moving to Nunthorpe in 1987 when I met my husband. Both our children grew up in Nunthorpe, attending The Avenue Primary  and Nunthorpe Comprehensive schools.

I retired from Nursing in 2015 having worked in a variety of roles within the NHS for more than 30 years. The majority of my career was working in various Public Health roles, including Public Health Nursing, Regional Childhood Obesity Lead and managing local Health Improvement Services.  I undertook a BSc in Public Health at Teesside University and remain passionate about Public Health and well-being, particularly that of children and young people.

My interests and hobbies  are travel, reading and walking my dog, exploring our many local walks, pathways and bridleways. I am also a keen golfer, currently (2021/22) Lady Captain at Middlesbrough Municipal Golf Club,  striving to get more Ladies playing the sport.

I love living in Nunthorpe and want to use my life skills and interests to help move the area forward to benefit us all.

Councillor Russ Lynch

Hi I’m Russell Lynch or “Russ”.

I’m a happily married HGV driving father of four, with a crazy dog! We live in Nunthorpe Village. I wish to both help the people of Nunthorpe and push Nunthorpe forward in any way that benefits our lovely little part of the mighty Boro. Feel free to contact me regarding any suggestions or anything troubling you and I will help any way I can.

Photo awaited.Councillor John Edward Shaefer

Biography entry awaited.

The Parish Clerk

A Livingstone Angela Livingstone, Parish Clerk

Angela has lived locally all her life, attending Captain Cooks School then Nunthorpe Secondary school, where her three daughters have also studied. She is passionate about the area and has been an active member of both Chandlers Ridge Academy and Nunthorpe Academy parents groups.

Angela has held the position of Parish Clerk since 2009. Since that time she has taken over the position of Responsible Financial Officer and has completed her qualification in CILCA – Certificate in Local Council Administration. Angela also works for Redcar & Cleveland Council as a Governance Support Officer and is a Parish Clerk for Carlton and Whorlton Parish Councils.