Responsibilities and members of the Parish Councillors.
The Parish Council is the representative body for the parish of Heytesbury, Imber and Knook incorporating Tytherington and reports to Wiltshire County Council on a range of issues including (but not limited to) Planning, Highways, Rights of Way, Street Lighting, Play Areas.
The Parish Council consists of 11 plus a Clerk and meet monthly to discuss topics relating to the Parish.
The meetings are held in Heytesbury School usually on the last Tuesday of each month starting at 19:15 hrs.
There are no meeting in August or December and January's meeting is usually held in the middle of the month. Members of the public are welcome to attend.
The Clerk holds a certain amount of minutes for the Parish Council meetings, these can be made available for inspection, by writing to the Clerk. Previous minutes for the Parish Council are held by Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre.
HEYTESBURY, IMBER & KNOOK Standing Orders 2016/2017 - Public Participation :1c and 1d
Arnold-Baker on Local Council Administration. Chapter 7.7 [Tenth Edition] Public Participation - Many local councils set aside a period when the public can ask questions or even make statements. This is an excellent practice as long as the period is defined, and it is clearly understood that the public must not take part at any other time.
Closing meetings to the Public [link to document] Guidance by Wiltshire Association of Local Councils – Closing Meetings to the Public – January 2015 Guidance1/15 AND Paul Clayden; Arnold-Baker on Local Council Administration. Chapter 7 [Tenth Edition]
Freedom of Information Act 2000.
Information available from Heytesbury, Imber & Knook Parish Council under the model publication scheme
Next Meeting of Parish Council is
Tuesday 12 September 2017
7-15pm in Heytesbury School in the Hall.
The qualified persons in this Act for the Parish are the Clerk (1st) and the Chairman (2nd). If you would like to know more contact :
Heytesbury, Imber & Knook Parish Council
Parish Clerk / RFO : Locum Clerk Heather Parks FILCM
2(B) Prestbury Drive
Warminster BA12 9LB
Telephone : 07970780424
Link to Wiltshire County Council http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/