History of The Council

The Community Council was formed in 1974 when the old Parish Councils became Community Councils.

Since the Community Council was first formed in 1974 there have been 26 Chairman, many who have served as Chairman several times.

Cllr. William Philpin served on both Councils as Chairman with a total of 49 years service between 1930-1979.

Elections for the Community Council are normally held every four years on the first Thursday in May. Elections in in May 2012 are for five years.

The Community Council AGM is held in May each year and it is at the AGM that the Chairman and Vice Chairman are elected by Council members.

A list of Past Chairman is shown below.

1974 – 75 Cllr. William Philpin
1975 – 76 Cllr. Alfred Jenkins
1976 – 77 Cllr. E. Selwyn Jones
1977 – 78 Cllr. Mrs. Sheila Clark
1978 – 79 Cllr. John Lewis
1979 – 80 Cllr. Alfred Jenkins
1980 – 81 Cllr. E. Selwyn Jones
1981 – 82 Cllr. Mrs. Sheila Clark
1982 – 83 Cllr. Alwyn Rees
1983 – 84 Cllr. John James
1984 – 85 Cllr. Wilfred Yandell
1985 – 86 Cllr. Jack Reeves
1986 – 87 Cllr. Gwyn Bryant
1987 – 88 Cllr. John Brice-Richards
1988 – 89 Cllr. Mrs. Margaret Collins
1989 – 90 Cllr. D. John Collier
1990 – 91 Cllr. Roger Roberts
1991 – 92 Cllr. Mrs. Diane Morgan
1992 – 93 Cllr. Jack Reeves
1993 – 94 Cllr. Peter A. Evans
1994 – 95 Cllr. Jeremy Martin
1995 – 96 Cllr. Mrs. Diane Morgan
1996 – 97 Cllr. Jack Reeves
1997 – 98 Cllr.Jeffrey Johnson
1998 – 99 Cllr. Mrs. Jennifer Webb
1999 – 00 Cllr. Kenneth Rees
2000 – 01 Cllr. Peter A. Evans
2001 – 02 Cllr. Mrs. Claire Cuthbert
2002 – 03 Cllr. Mrs. Diane Morgan
2003 – 04 Cllr. Mrs. Jennifer Webb
2004 – 05 Cllr. John Brice-Richards
2005 – 06 Cllr. Kenneth L. Smith
2006 – 07 Cllr. Mrs. Dorothy Brace
2007 – 08 Cllr. Jack Reeves
2008 – 09 Cllr. Mrs. Diane Morgan
2009 – 10 Cllr. John Brice-Richards
2010 – 11 Cllr. Kenneth L. Smith
2011 – 12 Cllr. Miss Charlotte Carrington
2012 – 13 Cllr. Miss Jayne Brace
2013 – 14 Cllr. Dr. Mrs. Elaine Venables
2014 – 15 Cllr. John Brice-Richards
2015 – 16 Cllr. Bruce Nash

2016 – 17 Cllr. Kenneth L. Smith