A Parish Council is a small local authority, as defined by the Local Government Act 1894. YRPC is composed of 5 Parish Councillors, with at least three being in attendance to ensure a meeting is quorate. They employ a Part-Time Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer ( average 4 hours per week)
Elections for Parish Councillors take place every four years, the next election being in 2019. Any member of the public residing in the parish and over the age of 18 can stand for election.
Parish Council meetings are held every two months, usually on the third Monday in January, March, July, September and November. The May meeting is held usually on the second Monday, following any elections.
Meeting Dates 2018 - 2019
Mon 14th May 7.00 - Annual Parish Assembly, followed by the AGM & Ordinary Meeting at 7.15pm
Mon 16th July 2018 7.15pm
Mon 17th September 2018 7.15pm
Mon 19th November 2018 7.15pm
Mon 21st January 2019 7.15pm
Mon 18th March 2019 7.15pm
Mon 13th May 2019 7.00pm - Annual Parish Assembly, followed by the AGM & Ordinary Meeting of the NEW Councillors, following the May 2019 elections.
AONB September News - Apple Day Cancelled, Hearts hep needed ! Click here for more info
Thursday 20 June 2019 : Self Build & Community Build Event - Click here for info
Guided Walk around Jenny Brown's Point: Click here for information and booking details
Events : Launch of the Children & Family Wellbeing Service - Have Your Say; for info see :