About the Ward
Caversham is an electoral ward of the Borough of Reading, in the English county of Berkshire. It is to the north of the town centre, in the suburb of Caversham to the north of the River Thames, and is bordered by Thames, Peppard and Abbey wards.
As with all wards, apart from smaller Mapledurham, it elects three councillors to Reading Borough Council. Elections since 2004 are held by thirds, with elections in three years out of four.
These Councillors are currently, in order of election: Richard Davies (Lab and Coop) and Rachael Chrisp (Lab).
Meet the Councillors
Ayo Sokale is one of the councillors for Caversham. She is a Labour-Cooperative Councillor.
In her day job, She is a Chartered Civil Engineer and Project Manager. She is a Keen Environmentalist and brings this to her role as a councillor.
Her committee are:
Vice Chair of Planning Application Committee (PAC)
Corporate Parenting Panel
Adult Social Care, Children’s Services and Education Committee
AWE (Atomic Weapons Establishment) Local Liaison Meeting
She shares her activities as a councillor via blog posts.You can read past blog post here: