Brenda Weston

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Born and bred in Taunton, Brenda Weston spent her childhood in Cyril Street West, in Rowbarton. She went to St Andrews Primary school, then Bishop Fox’s Girls’ Grammar School.

Brenda’s working life has ranged from waitress and shop assistant to college and university lecturer, social policy analyst, and researcher. She currently works as the policy and research officer for a regional equality charity.

Brenda has past experience as a County Councillor and leader of the Labour group on the council. She has also been a Taunton Deane Councillor for the Lyngford area.

The test of a healthy economy should be the extent to which the benefits are shared to create a fairer, healthier and more inclusive society.