Stanhoe Parish Council
Stanhoe’s Parish Councillors work hard to make Stanhoe a good place to live. Read on down to find out more about their responsibilities and what they have done for Stanhoe recently.
For matters relating to the Parish Council contact the Parish Clerk:
Brewer’s Cottage, Bircham Road, Stanhoe PE31 8PT
tel 01485 518 570.
Use the menu on the left to view the minutes and agendas of Parish Council meetings.
As of November 2021, Stanhoe’s Parish Councillors are:
- David Lord (Chairman)
- Rita Birkin
- Rosemary Brown
- Tim Fitzjohn
- Brian Gorton
- Steve Shaw
- Mike Wilson
Parish Council upcoming meetings
Recent news from Stanhoe Parish Council
Stanhoe Parish Council Minutes [Dec 2022]
Stanhoe Parish Council Minutes - 10 November 2022
Stanhoe Parish Council Agenda [Nov 2022]
Stanhoe Parish Council Agenda - 10 November 2022
Stanhoe Emergency Plan Meeting [Oct 2022]
Stanhoe Emergency Plan Meeting - 16 November 2022
Stanhoe Parish Council Minutes [Oct 2022]
Stanhoe Parish Council Minutes - 28 September 2022
Stanhoe Parish Council Meeting [Sep 2022]
Stanhoe Parish Council Meeting - 14 September 2022
Stanhoe Parish Council Agenda [Sep 2022]
Stanhoe Parish Council Agenda - 28 September 2022
Parish Council budget
The precept received from the Borough for 2022/23 is £7,300.
Parish Council responsibilities
The Parish Council’s main duties are to:
- set a budget and a precept each year (the precept is funded from your council tax);
- be aware of available grants and funding, and make applications as appropriate;
- encourage community participation and represent the interests of parishioners;
- liaise with other village bodies;
- maintain public rights of way;
- oversee planning applications;
- promote crime prevention;
- deal with drainage, ponds and ditches, highways, litter, closed churchyards, bus shelters, allotments, commons, community transport, recreational facilities, tourism;
- and much more.
To compare the responsibilities of the Parish, Borough and County Councils, see the councils and police page.
Visit our maps page to see the boundary of the parishes of Stanhoe and Barwick. Note that Barwick does not have a Parish Council, and is not within the jurisdiction of Stanhoe Parish Council.