Leeds Green Party

Cllr David Blackburn - Farnley & Wortley Ward

Councillor David Blackburn, Farnley & Wortley Ward

Cllr David Blackburn

David Blackburn is 60 years old and married to Ann Blackburn. David  has a grown up son and daughter. He has lived in west Leeds all his life and has lived in the Farnley & Wortley ward for nearly 30 years.

David was elected to Leeds City Council in 1998 to represent Wortley Ward, becoming the first ever Green Party Councillor in Leeds and has represented the Farnley & Wortley area since that time. He was Leader of the Council's Green Party Group for 11 years. David is Chair of the Outer West Area Committee, Chair of Green Leeds, and Chair of the Roseville Enterprises Advisory Board. He has been the Green prospective parliamentary candidate for Leeds West constituency several times.


David Blackburn  

0113 2790336


Green Party Councillors' Advice Sessions (Surgeries)

Are monthly, as below (except Bank Holidays). No appointment necessary, just come along:

1st Saturday

9:30am - 10:30am

Lower Wortley Community Centre, Lower Wortley Road


11:00am - 12:00pm

Whingate Methodist Church, Whingate


12:30pm - 1:30pm

Mainline Club, Pudsey Road


 2nd Saturday

11:00pm - 12:00pm

St Wilfrid’s Church, Whincover Drive


12:00pm - 1:00pm

New Farnley Community Centre, Lowmoorside

3rd Saturday

10:00am - 11:00am

St Wilfrid’s Church, Whincover Drive


11:00am - 12:00pm

Highfield Methodist Church, Highfield Avenue

4th Saturday

11:30am - 12:30pm

Farnley Sports & Social Club, Butt Lane


1:00pm - 2:00pm

Mainline Club, Pudsey Road