Under the Freedom of Information Act, Great Longstone Parish Council is now required to produce a publication scheme in order to make information available to any member of the public in an accessible format and as part of its normal business activities. The information covered is included in classes of information. Each of these classes relate to the page links below. The Generic Model publication scheme was adopted by Great Longstone Parish Council and the details can be found here.
What we spend and how we spend it
Finalised budget, Precept, Financial Standing Orders, Grants given and received, current contracts, members allowances and expenses, Annual return and audit report.
How we make decisions
Meeting timetables, agenda, minutes and reports presented.
Our policies and procedures
Procedural Standing orders, Delegated Authority, Code of Conduct, Complaints Procedure.
Policy for handling Information requests.
Lists and registers
Assets Register, Register of Members interests, Register of Gifts and hospitality.
Information about the Parish Council & planning applications
Allotments, Village Hall, Village Greens, Recreation Ground, Seating, litter bins, memorials, lighting
Who we are and what we do
The Parish Council is the lowest layer of local government and most closely in touch with local people. The Councillors are all required to live or work in the village and are thus accessible by the community at any time.
The postal address for the council is:
Great Longstone Parish Council
c/o Longstone Byre, Little Longstone, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1NN
Council Staff and Members
Clerk to the Council - Sarah Stokes
Chair of the Council - Wendy Long
Vice Chair of the Council - Rick Gooch
Parish Councillor - Phil Barrett
Parish Councillor - James Cox
Parish Councillor - John Shimwell
Parish Councillor - Dan Cox
Parish Councillor - Simon Headington
Parish Councillor - Caroline Briggs
Dates of Parish Council Meetings
14th July 2021
29th September 2021
10th November 2021
Parish Council Meetings are usually held at the Village Hall and start at 7:00pm. Public comments session is from 7:00pm-7:15pm.We look forward to welcomig you.