Meet your Councillors

Parish Councillor Roles and Responsibility

Sutton Benger Parish Council is comprised of 11 councillors. The current Councillors are:

  • Malcolm Bines
  • Ben Carter
  • Norman Davis
  • Nicola Hayward
  • Phil Jones – Chair
  • Sarah Kelly
  • Keith Pound
  • Leigh Varnham

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We currently have 3 vacancies for Parish Councillor
. If you would like more information about being a Councillor please contact the Parish Clerk

Areas of responsibility

  • Planning: Malcolm Bines (Lead), Norman Davis, Nicola Hayward
  • Highways and Transport: Phil Jones
  • Rights of Way & Footpaths: Leigh Varnham
  • Neighbourhood Watch and Police Liaison: Phil Jones
  • School Liaison: Ben Carter
  • Personnel: Keith Pound
  • Emergency/Flood Planning: Ben Carter
  • Media and Communications: Vacant
  • Website: Keith Pound
  • Finance: Keith Pound
  • Neighbourhood Development Plan Liaison: Sarah Kelly
  • Community/Youth Liaison: Vacant
  • Village Hall Liaison: Nicola Hayward
  • Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer: Linda Bragg

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Want to be a Parish Councillor?

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