Tillington Parish Council comprises Chairman Mr Andrew Johnstone, Clerk to the Council: Mrs Jean Huggett and eight elected or co-opted Councillors: Mr Bob Sneller (Vice-Chairman), Mrs Sally Greenwell, Mr Charles Drake, Mrs Fran Rhys-Evans and Mr Robin Shapland, Mr Tom Compton, Mr Ben Bryder and Mrs Andrina Lunt. County and District Councillors also attend meetings as required.
Within the Council there are three committees: Planning, Finance and Environment. The Planning Committee reviews all parish planning applications and sends its recommendation to the District Council Planning Officer. The Finance Committee agrees the annual parish budget and accounts, and sets the Precept for the year. The Environmental Committee is responsible for all outdoor parish matters including footpaths, hedges and trees and flooding.
The Council usually meets every two months at 7.00pm in the Village Hall in the centre of Tillington. Notices of forthcoming meetings can be found on the Parish notice boards in Tillington (Village Hall), Upperton (next to the red phone box) and River. All meetings are open to the public and parishioners are most welcome.
The Pavilion, Recreation Ground and Tennis courts are available for hire for private functions or corporate events. The Pavilion is equipped with changing rooms, toilets and showers and is also suitable for small meetings. The Recreation Ground enjoys some fine views of the South Downs and is ideal for sporting events, wedding receptions (wonderful location for a marquee), car boot sales, etc.
All enquiries relating to the Parish Council or the Pavilion should be sent to the Parish Clerk, Mrs Jean Huggett,Tel: (01798) 343906.
TILLINGTON PARISH COUNCIL
Officers and Committees 2015/2016
Chairman Mr A Johnstone Vice-Chairman Mr R Sneller
Finance Mr T Compton (Chairman) Planning Mr A Johnstone (Chairman)
Mr B Bryder, Mr A Johnstone and Mrs S Greenwell, Mrs A Lunt, Mrs F Rhys-Evans and Mr R Sneller
Environment Mr C Drake, Mr A Johnstone and Mr R Shapland
District Council North-East Forum The Chairman and Clerk County Local Committee The Chairman and Clerk
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