Tim Pollard has lived in Sanderstead for twenty years and is married to Helen, a Selsdon & Addington Village ward councillor. Tim has been working hard for local residents since his first election as a Councillor in 2002, having been particularly busy helping residents oppose unsuitable property developments. As well as representing people locally, Tim was able to influence developments Croydon-wide in his capacity as Deputy Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Children, Families and Learning from 2006 to May 2014.
He served as Leader of the Opposition on the council from 2014 to 2020 and is delighted to have been elected in Sanderstead again in 2018. When not working on local issues, Tim enjoys playing tennis, photography and watching rugby and motor racing.