Bill Cann

Mr William Cann OBE

Appointed By: West Devon Borough Council

Address: The Brackens, South Zeal, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 2JL

Telephone: (01837) 840704

Email: bill.cann@dartmoor.gov.uk

Committees and Panels:
National Park Authority; Development Management Committee; Park Management Working Panel; Planning and Sustainable Working Panel; Joint Advisory Committee on Provision of Housing for Local Needs; Campaign for National Parks

Biographical Details

Bill has been elected as Ward Councillor of South Tawton, a position he has held since 2007.  His background is in the building industry and MOD security and is also an active member of South Tawton Parish Council (Councillor), South Tawton Primary School (Governor) and South Zeal Victory Hall Management Committee (Chairman).  In his spare time he enjoys watching or following Exeter City Football Club and all sports and also enjoys taking walks and spending time with his family.  Bill has also been a South Tawton Parish Councillor for 44 years and was the Chairman for 30 years and has been a Devon County Councillor for 24 years.  He has served on the Dartmoor National Park for 24 years, 10 years as Chairman.  Bill received an OBE for services to the National Park and the community in 2004.