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There are vacancies for Parish Councillors in the Coalpit Heath ward of the Parish Council.
You need to live in the Parish or within three miles of the parish, or the applicant’s only place of work during the whole of the twelve months, must be in the Parish. The applicant must also not be debarred from standing as a Parish Councillor.
Parish Councillors are elected to serve to the end of a four year term of office for the Council (to May 2023). They must adhere to a code of conduct, follow prescribed procedures and declare any interests that might be considered as rendering them partial in any Council matter.
The position is unpaid.
Westerleigh Parish Council comprises 2 wards, Coalpit Heath Ward with 7 serving Councillors and Westerleigh Ward with 2 serving Councillors.
For more information or an informal chat please contact the Parish Clerk
September 2021 – New Councillor – Kate Kelliher co-opted for Coalpit Heath ward leaving two vacancies in that ward.
July 20th 2020 – New Councillor – Peter Whitfield co-opted for Coalpit Heath ward leaving two vacancies in that ward. (Peter resigned from the Council after just a few months)
Summer 2019 Councillor resignation – Phil King stood down as a Councillor
May 13th 2019 – New Councillors – Carol Goddard & Alice Di-Duca co-opted for Westerleigh Ward and Coalpit Heath ward leaving two vacancies in Coalpit Heath.
April 4th 2019: Here are the Notices which show that both wards of Westerleigh Parish Council are uncontested. The names contained are therefore elected as Parish Councillors from May 2nd 2019.
Cllr C Goddard
Carol is a Westerleigh village resident and can be contacted on Tel: 07807 851978 Email: Cllrcagoddard@gmail.com
Cllr Bob Taylor
Bob is a Westerleigh village resident and can be contacted on Tel: 01454 312897 or Mobile: 07906 540267 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Coalpit Heath Ward
Cllr A Di-Duca (Chair of the Staff group)
Cllr Di-Duca lives in Coalpit Heath and can be contacted on 07379 698500 Email: email@example.com
Cllr R McCullough (Chair of the Parish Council)
Rob ls a local resident and works in the Parish. He can be contacted on 07590 552201 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Cllr T Clark
Tristan is a resident of Coalpit Heath and can be contacted on 01454 775030 Email: email@example.com
Sue Simmons - Clerk and Finance Officer to the Parish Council
Sue has been the Clerk since 2017 and deals with all Finance, Legal & Administrative duties for the Council. The Clerk is the first point of contact if you have any queries in Westerleigh & Coalpit Heath.
Cllr Kate Kelliher
Kate is a local resident and is involved in many community groups in the Parish. Kate can be contacted by email firstname.lastname@example.org