Councillor Ann Evelyn Lucas
Other councillors representing this Ward:
First Monday of each month 9.30-10.30am at Holbrook Health Centre, Wheelwright Lane.
Please call 034 7633 2084 for a chat or an appointment.
154 Keresley Road
Phone: 024 7633 2084
C/O Member Services
The Council House
Phone: 024 7683 1039
- Cabinet (Chair)
- Cabinet Member (Policy and Leadership) (Cabinet Member)
- Coventry Health and Well-being Board
- Coventry Investment Fund Cabinet Committee
Terms of office
- 04/05/1995 - 06/05/1999
- 04/05/2000 - 10/06/2004
- 10/06/2004 - 04/05/2006
- 04/05/2006 - 06/05/2010
- 06/05/2010 -
Appointments to outside bodies
- Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership Board (LEP)
- Coventry Partnership
- Local Government Association - General Assembly
- Police and Crime Panel
- West Midlands Employers - Formerly West Midlands Councils
- West Midlands Joint Committee
Ann Lucas was born in Coventry in July 1949 and has lived here all her life. She has been married for 43 years to Ray, has two children - Claire, a teacher at a local school, and Ray jnr, a salesman - and six grandchildren.
She joined the Labour party in 1978 and was the union rep at Whitley Council between 1967-72. She was the GMB (hotel and catering) shop steward between 1978 and 1988. She is Chair of the Bablake Ward Labour Party, and the vice-chair of Coventry North West Labour Party. She is also a member of the National Policy Forum, which gives grass root political input to shadow ministers at Westminster. She is a member of Labours National Executive Committee and is National Champion for domestic violence issues. She was a member of Coventry City Council for Bablake between 1995-99, and was re-elected in 2000 (in Holbrook).
Ann lists her interests as reading, politics, dancing, socialising, and eating out. She is a Coventry City Football Club fan, is a season ticket holder and has been going to Highfield Road (and now the Ricoh!) since 1962.
She has had a flying lesson, joined a white water rafting team to raise funds for cystic fibrosis and has done a parachutre jump to raise funds for Baby Lifeline.