There are three Cornwall Councillors for the Launceston area. Below you can find out more about each one and the best way to get in touch.



Name: Adam Paynter

Area: Launceston North and North Petherwin

Bio: Adam is a local farmer and well known in his ward.

Tel: 01566 785375









Name: Jade Farrington

Area: Launceston South                   

Bio: Jade is a 28-year-old Cornwall College and University of Plymouth graduate. As well as serving on Cornwall Council she works part time for North Cornwall MP Dan Rogerson.

Jade volunteers for Launceston Memory Cafe and works on the committee organising the town's Charles Causley Festival. She has a metal femur following bone cancer as a child, but still enjoys rowing with Cotehele Quay Gig Club and holds seven records with the British Drug Free Powerlifting Association.

Tel: 07855 224049            E-mail:




Alexresized.jpgName: Alex Folkes

Area: Launceston Central                        

Bio: As well as being the Cornwall councillor for Launceston Central, Alex is also the Deputy Leader of the Lib Dem Group on the Council and a member of the Cabinet, where he holds responsibilities for Finance and Resources. 

Tel: 07984 644138    E-mail:




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