The Council

The Parish Council consists of 5 elected members of the village. Their main aim is to represent the interests of parishioners at local, regional and national level, to contribute to the debate on issues that might affect them.

The Parish Council carries out a full range of duties for the benefit of the parishioners, they meet once a month to administer parish business.

Meeting details can be found on the website and on the village notice boards

All Parish Councillors volunteer their time, the only paid employee is the Clerk, who sets agendas, takes the minutes of meetings and implements the action point and generally ensures that the Parish Council operate within the law.

Members of the public are encouraged to attend meetings and have an opportunity to speak to the councillors at each meeting.

The Parish Council is funded by a precept which is collected from village council tax payers. Any paper documentation concerning the Parish Council may be viewed by appointment with the Clerk.

Your current councillors are:

Steve McBride (Chairman), Rachel Caldin, Nigel Colston & Hillary McGlynn (Vice-Chair)