Chairman of Westhoughton Urban District Council: 1927-28 (Independent)
Born: Westhoughton 1874
Died: Church Street, Westhoughton 30 January 1929
Grocer, Church Street, Westhoughton
Son of Philip Westhead, Chairman of Westhoughton UDC 1910-11.
Represented Central Ward from 1919.
He served on practically every Committee and was Chairman of several during his term of office.
He was the only Independent member of the Council at the time.