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Parish Council

The Council

The Parish Council is currently made up of 11 local unpaid volunteers who are elected for a 4-year term of office and who have a variety of responsibilities. Due to the elections being brought in line with the Unitary Authority elections the current term of office is 5 years and runs to May 2027.

The Council Chairman and Vice-Chairman are elected each year at the Annual Parish Council meeting. Cllrs Christine Saint and Alisdair McFarlane were elected as Chairman and Vice-Chairman respectively.

From September 2022, the parish council will meet on the 3rd Wednesday of every month in the village hall at 7.00pm except for August and December


Parish Councillors

Name Area of Responsibility

Cllr Christine Saint

Chairman, Finance, Pavilion Project, Planning, School Liaison

Cllr Alisdair McFarlane

Vice Chairman, Highways, National Trust, Pavilion Project

Cllr Jonathan Davies

Transport Strategy Group

Cllr Leona Drayton

Finance, Pavilion Project

Cllr Terry Harper

Allotments, Pavilion Project

Cllr Martin Myram

Highways, Pavilion Project  Speedwatch, Speed Indicator Device, Transport Strategy Group

Cllr Brendon Owen

Pavilion Project, Transport Strategy Group

Cllr Sue Richings

Play Area, Pavilion Project

Cllr David Warry

Environment, Finance, Pavilion Project, Planning, Street Lighting, Triangle Trust

All correspondence should be addressed to the Parish Clerk, who will put it before the council or distribute as required.

Parish Clerk: Sarah Moore

Post: 24 High Street, Stoke sub Hamdon, Somerset TA14 6PS

Telephone: (01935) 822455