Cllr. Lesley Backhouse

Photograph of Cllr. Lesley Backhouse

Party: Scottish National Party

Ward: Burntisland, Kinghorn and Western Kirkcaldy

Address: c/o Members Services, Fife House, Glenrothes, KY7 5LT

Mobile: 07540 677081

Other Councillors for this Ward:


I am happy to meet any constituent at a time and place convenient to them so please phone or text me on the mobile number provided.

Committee memberships

External Appointments

Register of Interests

Registerable Interest Description of Interest
Remuneration Registered childminder - self-employed (until July 2023)
Other Roles Director of Scots Independent (Newspaper) Ltd Unremunerated post
Contracts N/A
Election Expenses Inchkeith SNP Branch
Houses, Land & Buildings Dwelling - Ward: 9 - Burntisland, Kinghorn & Western Kirkcaldy
Shares & Securities Scots Independent Newspaper
Gifts & Hospitality2022 July - 2x tickets to Open Championship (& hospitality)
 2022 Dec - Christmas Hamper
 2023 Sept - 2x tickets to Walker Cup (& hospitality)
 2023 Sept - 3x tickets to reopening of Adam Smith Theatre
 2023 Dec - Captains Dinner at St Andrews Links Clubhouse
 2023 Dec - Christmas Hamper
Non-Financial Interests Member - Greener Kirkcaldy
Member Toll Centre
Member - St Andrews Links Mgmt Committee
Treasurer - Fife Breastfeeding Cafe
Council appointee- Fife Historic Buildings Trust
Council appointee - Fife Golf Trust
Council appointee - CoSLA
Council appointee - Fife Housing Partnership
Council appointee - Heartlands of Fife Local Tourist Association
Scottish National Party (Inchkeith Branch)
Member - Historic Scotland
Scots Independent (Newspaper) Ltd
Baby Milk Action 
Prospect (Trade Union)
Cupar Golf Club
Kinghorn Tennis Club
Close Family Members Brothers x2 - Registered landlords in Ceres - Landowner in Strathkinness area

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