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Further information about Parish Council meetings and minutes can be found on the Minutes Page

Councillors' Contact Details: These can be found on our Councillors page, or the Parish Council notice boards, located in the village square (beside the Kings Arms and phone box) and in Hollocombe.

Winkleigh Parish: The parish is located in the south-eastern corner and falls under Torridge District Council; it lies within the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of North Devon  and part of it is within the Nature Improvement Area of the Torridge. The parliamentary constituency is Torridge and West Devon.

Further information about Winkleigh, activities, clubs, local services, farms and
businesses can be found in the Winkleighonline information Directory (click here to visit the site).


Notice of co-option

In office of councillor to

Winkleigh parish council


That following the Uncontested Parish Election held on 2nd May 2019, the Parish Council now has 2 casual vacancies to fill by co-option

Do you have a few spare hours per week to make a difference?

Become a Councillor and have a say in what happens where you live

be a democratic voice for your Community

Get involved in decision making, community projects, local planning applications, issues affecting your community

be part of a team of Councillors representing and working to benefit our community

No Experience Necessary – Full support and training will be provided for free

To become a Councillor, you must be a UK or Commonwealth Citizen; or be a citizen of the Republic of Ireland; or be a citizen of another Member State of the European Union

Be at least 18 years old

Be an elector for Winkleigh Parish; or in the last 12 months, occupied land or premises in the Parish of Winkleigh; or your principal place of work has been within the Parish; or live within 3 miles of Winkleigh Parish Boundary

If you would like more information or require an application form to be co-opted

Please contact

Winkleigh Parish Council Clerk

Melanie Bickell, Lower Itton, Spreyton, EX17 5BB

01837 89095 / winkleighpc1@btconnect.com

8th January 2020

This notice will remain current until all vacancies have been filled