Peel Common Ward
Lynn Hook is one of the Conservative councillors for the Peel Common ward. Lynn is married with 4 children, one granddaughter and four grandsons and was educated in Bridgemary. She had a career in banking and accountancy. She is well known down town as she runs a card shop in Gosport High Street. Lynn is a member of Gosport Shopwatch committee that works with the police to make Gosport a safer place, and was involved in the YOUdecide project. Lynn was a chairman of Gosport Ladies Circle as well as Area Chairman and now a member of Gosport Tangent. A keen sports fan, Lynn can often be seen at Privett Park working as a steward on behalf of G.B.F.C. She also played Netball for Hampshire. She also acknowledges the important role heritage and traditions play in Gosport
Her concerns are for a safer Gosport, community issues and housing. She is also keen to contribute to plans which seek to reduce out-commuting and ease congestion on the Borough’s access roads. Lynn also recognises the need for more jobs in Gosport and supports the new Gosport recreational facilities at Holbrook.
Lynn believes it is right to represent the views of local people and puts that before politics. She was Chairman of the Joint Musuems Committee along with being on Community Board, Economic Development Board and Vice Chairman of the Regulatory Board prior to becoming Mayor in May 2016.