Councillor Richard Beal
Party: The Independents
Ward: Reeth and Arkengarthdale
(including the Parishes of Marrick, Marske and New Forest, Fremington and Healaugh)
It is with great sadness that we confirm that Councillor Richard Beal passed away suddenly yesterday, 7 March 2017.
Term of Office
My name is Richard Beal and I represent the ward of Reeth & Arkengarthdale which is a very beautiful part of the world. It is a remote rural community mainly based around Farming & Tourism.
I am married, with 4 grown up stepchildren. I have lived in Reeth for 20 years, moving from Tyneside to run a hotel. I am now semi-retired.
This is my first appointment as a Councillor.
Brief Description of Other Interests
I am a keen walker and gardener. My wife and I enjoy holidaying in the UK & abroad in our caravan.
I am Chairman of the Local Scout Group and Treasurer of Reeth & District Memorial Hall.