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The Parish Council is the lowest tier of local government.  They are invited to comment on local Planning Applications, Highway/Road Safety issues, long term planning and wider community involvement strategies.

Whixley Parish Council has 7 councillors. All councillors live or work in Whixley.

The parish council has an overall responsibility for the well-being of its local community. Its work falls into three main categories:

  • representing the local community
  • delivering services to meet local needs
  • striving to improve quality of life in the parish

List of Parish Council Powers

All councillors adhere to the Whixley  Parish Council Code of Conduct and complete a register of interests.

Whixley Parish Council meetings are held on the third Tuesday alternate months in the Supper Room, Whixley Village Hall and start at 7.30pm.

Dates for the 2017 Meetings.

Members of the public are legally allowed to attend and observe Parish Council meetings. The agenda for each meeting will be posted on the Parish Council Pages at least 5 days prior to a meeting. Minutes once agreed and signed will be available from the Parish Council drop down menu on the Home Page of this website.

Councillors’ contact details are available on the Councillors page.

→ Councillors

The Parish Clerk is Joy Richardson ACA AAT,  ILCA award working towards CILCA, Member of the SLCC. The clerk may be contacted by emailing or telephone 07929 372352.

For information purposes only:  

  • ILCA (Introduction to Local Council Administration)
  • CILCA (Certificate in Local Council Administration ~ Highest award for a Clerk)
  • SLCC (Society of Local Council Clerks)