Claire Holmes was co-opted onto Patrington Parish Council in 2019 and elected as Chair in 2020. She enjoys helping communities work together and prosper. Claire feels particularly strongly about building the infrastructure within communities to promote good mental health and wellbeing. At Christmas Claire led a project to provide Christmas hampers to families in the area who needed extra help at Christmas.
Claire has spent the last two decades working with some of the most vulnerable people in society as a solicitor and barrister. She has a reputation for connecting well with people, putting them at ease and helping them through complex processes. She is a resourceful and highly approachable person as well as a fair and passionate advocate and well equipped to help people work out solutions to problems they encounter.
Claire Holmes lives in Patrington together with her husband and two young children. In her spare time Claire enjoys family time, walking with her dog Layla and reading.
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