Councillor Andrew Western

Andrew Western

Clean Air, Regeneration and Housing

Contact Details


Telephone: 0161 912 4002


A lifelong Trafford resident, Councillor Andrew Western was elected Leader of Trafford Council in 2018 and has been a local councillor representing Sale town centre since 2011.

Andrew is the Greater Manchester Combined Authority portfolio lead for Clean Air, Regeneration and Housing.

Andrew’s professional background is in project management, predominantly in civil engineering specialising in supporting delivery of large scale infrastructure programmes. He has also worked on IT transformation projects including at Manchester Airport Group.

In addition to his work as Leader of Trafford Council and on Digital City Region Andrew sits on the North West Regional Leaders’ Board, serves on the Board of a local mental health charity and is the Vice President of a Trafford-based youth association.

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