Councillor Richard Coleman

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Party: Independent (Non-aligned)

Political grouping: Non-aligned

Ward: Ryhall and Casterton

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Contact information

Home address: 
5 Plover Road

Mobile:  07903 253991

Bus. email:

Committee appointments

Term of Office

  • 13/09/2019 -

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

Richard Coleman lives in the village of Essendine, is married to Emily and has a daughter Ellie.


Richard was posted to Rutland in 2007 whilst serving with the British Army and immediately fell in love with the area, purchasing a property in 2009.


After a successful 22 years’ service in the Armed Forces reaching the pinnacle of Warrant Officer Class One he found employment at Peterborough Regional College, the RAF Families Federation and is now at Oakham School as the Health & Safety Officer.


He holds a level 6 Diploma in Leadership and Management and is about to undertake his NEBOSH Diploma studies.


He has previously served as an Essendine Parish Councillor.


He has interest in Schools and Education.


He loves taking his dog Buddy for long walks and enjoys reading crime novels.