Eamonn O'Brien

Young People and Cohesion

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Eamonn was appointed leader of Bury Council in May 2020.

Eamonn has represented St Mary’s ward in Prestwich since 2014 and has been cabinet member for finance and housing since 2017.

Eamonn works at the head office of a national charity managing the office administration.

He was educated at St Monica's RC High School in Prestwich and Holy Cross College in Bury. He gained a BA (History and Politics) and MA (History) from University of Manchester. He also set up the country’s first student-led food bank in central Manchester.