Councillor Deborah Yamanaka

represents Wrington ward on North Somerset Council



Deborah Yamanaka has lived in Wrington for 30 years with her Canadian husband Ian. They have two adult children.

In 1995 Deborah was elected as the North Somerset councillor for Wrington ward and she has been re-elected at every election since then. Deborah has worked on the many issues affecting Wrington & Butcombe parishes, including flooding & drainage, trying to prevent the Wrington surgery closure, controversial planning applications, changes in recycling and waste collections, threats to the 121 bus, mobile library & airport expansion.

As a keen environmentalist she was instrumental in NSC’s 2005 Waste Strategy and pleased that her planned improvements to recycling are now happening.

Deborah has been a Wrington Parish Councillor and a school governor for over 20 years. As Yeo Views editor & in the Wrington Journal, Deborah keeps local residents informed of local issues all year round.

You can contact Deborah on 01934 862109 or by email