Councillor Samantha Leaves

Party: Conservative

Ward: Plympton Chaddlewood

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Contact information

Mobile:  07786 448941


Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 07/05/2008 - 03/05/2012
  • 04/05/2012 - 09/05/2016
  • 09/05/2016 - 11/05/2020

Additional Information

Community Grants 2019/20


Aug 19


To contribute towards providing an area of the pre-schools garden with a hard stand which will help with the regenerating of the 'Forest School' area.


Oct 2019


Cover Room Hire and Staffing Costs to provide art workshops in Plympton


To support the Christmas Lights switch on in Plympton and the Fayre. This will benefit the local community, charities and businesses. It will go towards upgrading lights to LED ones and replace old wires.


Mar 2020


To help improve the security system following an increase in anti-social behaviour around Chaddlewood Farm Community Centre


To support with the improving of an outside environment area to allow children of the school to enjoy learning outdoor activities in a safe area that was once unused.


Donation to support the Plymouth City Roller Derby Team in hosting the 2020 British Championships


Grand Total



Community Grants Scheme 2018/19



To improve the Outside Play area by providing a large sand pit and stage area at Chaddlewood pre-school




Christmas lights for Plympton




A defibrillator for Plym Valley Railway, Marsh Mills




For the replacement of flooring in the Toilets, Hallway and Behind the Bar as well as replacement of radiators in the Lounge and Hall Way


To replace and renew signage at the Chaddlewood Pre-school Nursery


Grand Total




Community Grants Scheme 2017/18



Sponsorship for Royal British Legion Plympton Branch Standard appeal - £100 donation from all seven ward councillors for Plympton (Plympton St Mary's, Plympton Erle, Plympton Chaddlewood).




Support for Drake Sailing Club


Plympton Christmas Lights with a contribution of £250 each from all 7 Plympton Councillors




To support the community centre in its improvement program to help with reducing it energy use and other maintenance needs.


Grand Total





Community Grant Scheme 2016 to 2017



Contribution towards a new boiler for Plympton St Mary's Church


For the installation of a Community Defibrillator and to also support the future development of the Plympton Youth Project.


Help towards the resealing of the sports hall floor and towards the cost of a buffer machine to keep the sports hall open


Plympton Christmas Lights


Grand Total



Community Grant Scheme 2015 to 2016

Plympton Youth Partnership Community Event (joint application with Councillors Jordan £500, Salter £500, Beer £500, Darcy £500, James £500 & Nicholson £500)


Plympton Chamber of Commerce Christmas Lights (joint application with Councillors Jordan £500, Salter £500, Beer £500, Darcy £500, James £500 & P Nicholson £500)


Help with start-up costs for Plympton St Mary Neighbourhood Forum (joint application with Councillors James £100 and Nicholson £100)


Installation of a bench in Golden Square, Colebrook (joint application with Councillor £838)  


Crossing at Pocklington Rise



Community Grant Scheme 2014 to 2015

Grant towards Christmas lights for The Ridgeway, Plympton (joint application with Councillors Jordan £500, Salter £500, Beer £500,  Darcy £500, James £500 & Patrick Nicholson £500)                



Community Grant Scheme 2013 to 2014

Resurfacing of car park. (See also Councillors Mrs Beer, Darcy, James and Patrick Nicholson - £3500 each. Total cost £17500).