Councillor Tim Smith

Profile image for Councillor Tim Smith

Title: Portfolio Holder for Children’s Services

Party: Liberal Democrats

Political grouping: Liberal Democrat and Green Group

Ward: Normanton

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Parish: Edith Weston ; Empingham ; Normanton ; North Luffenham ; South Luffenham

Contact information

Mobile:  07789 356429



Committee appointments

Term of Office

  • 09/05/2023 - 10/05/2027

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

Tim has lived in Rutland for 13 years with his wife.  He graduated from the University of Birmingham and after training became a General Practitioner in Melton Mowbray where he was in practice for over 30 years.


In 2014 he became a member of North Luffenham Parish Council and in 2018 became, and still is, the Chair of the Parish Council.


As well as being a member of the parish council, Tim was a founder member of the North Luffenham Good Neighbour Scheme and is the current chair.


Tim was newly elected to Rutland County Council in 2023 and committed to supporting sustainable growth, affordable housing and renewable energy whilst preserving the rural nature of Rutland.


Outside of parish and council commitments family is all important to him and he enjoys walking and cycling the lanes of Rutland as well as water sports.