Town History - Lytchett Minster/Upton

Lytchett Minster and Upton settlements are located to the north west of the town of Poole, on the edge of the rural hinterland to the conurbation. The two are separated by the busy A35 dual carriageway. Lytchett Minster is a small rural village, whereas Upton is a much larger suburban area, built up significantly during the 1970s and 1980's. Upton has its own facilities including a variety of shops and a library.

Councillors serving on the East Ward:                              Councillors serving on the West Ward:

Cllr Mrs Mikka Pryor                                                               Cllr Mrs June Richards
Cllr Fred Drane                                                                       Cllr Ron Burns
Cllr Stewart McKell                                                                 Cllr Mrs Rebecca Wood

                                                                                                Cllr Martyn Chase
                                                                                               Cllr Mrs Joy Marston
                                                                                               Cllr Kevin Brooks