Gary is known for his community involvement in Gosport. He promotes local heritage through Gosport Heritage Open Days and actively participates in community litter picks.
C2U Gosport CIC is a community interest company that supports vulnerable individuals, including rough sleepers and veterans, in the Gosport area. Gary is passionate about community cohesion and runs free events like Santa's Grotto to create lasting memories for families, especially during challenging times. He also offers support through the Healthy Start Breakfast and a food bank. Gary's team provides well-being support for mental health issues and helps individuals access additional financial assistance. Over the years, he has fostered collaboration among agencies to ensure those in need receive appropriate support.
Gary is a dedicated family man, married with two children, one of whom has special needs. His passion for Gosport is evident through his active involvement in the community and his presence on Facebook pages like "Gosport is a Great Place to be." He also supports parents of children with special needs through various support pages including “Love the Way I Am”
The residents of Gosport should come first when the council is making decisions, and I am both proud and honoured to be that voice for the ward of Rowner and Holbrook.
Gary is the vice chairman of the Conservative Education Society. He is community-minded and demonstrates his community spirit through his involvement in projects and support of local events. Gary believes that residents should be heard and represented and will work to ensure the best interests of Gosport. Gary chose to represent Holbrook and Rowner Ward because the Conservatives have a proven track record of accomplishments.