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Farnsfield Parish Council

The most local level of Government in Farnsfield is the 11 member Farnsfield Parish Council. 

Unfotunately Parish Councils in the UK have very few powers but are a useful starting point for anyone needing the help of local or national government.  Here is a link to the Farnsfield Parish Council Web Site.  You will find the Council minutes and its newsletter.  The Parish Council runs the Farnsfield Village Centre on New Hill, The Memorial Recreation Ground, The Acres and Wilsons Field and is also responsible for maintaining the Church Clock.

  The minutes and agendas of the meetings can be downloaded here.

The present members of the Parish Council are:

Farnsfield Parish Council   info@farnsfield-pc.uk
Lynda Selby  01623 882641 lynda.selby@farnsfield-pc.uk    
F O'Malley    
Karen Clarke (Vice Chair)
 01623 883649 karen.clarke@farnsfield-pc.uk
Matt Hamilton (Chair)
 01623 883707 matt.hamilton@farnsfield-pc.uk
Stuart Dennis    
Jacques Weaver  01623 882798  
Bruce McDowall  01623 883096 Email Bruce McDowall
Bob Reeves  01623 882265  Email Bob Reeves
vacancy to be filled by co-option    
vacancy to be filled by co-option    
vacancy to be filled by co-option    

 

Link here to the Parish Council Web Site which has some local information, minutes of the Council and information on booking the Village Centre.  The Council can be contacted at The Village Centre, New Hill, Farnsfield NG22 8JN or by telephone to Email to info@farnsfield-pc.gov.uk


Farnsfield's District Councillor to the Newark and Sherwood District Council Frank Taylor Conservative.  How to contact him is located here on the web site of Newark and Sherwood Distirct Counci

The Member of Parliament for the Sherwood Constituency which includes Farnsfield is Mark Spencer - Conservative.  Contact details are here.

Members of the European Parliament are

  • Roger Helmer - Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group - UKIP
  • Emma McClarkin - European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Conservative
  • Glennis Willmott - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Labour
  • Margot Parker - Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy group - UKIP
  • Andrew Lewer - European Conservatives and Reformists Group - Conservative

Contact details are here on the European Parliament Web Site

You are also entitled to approach members of the House of Lords for support on issues affecting your life.  You can contact members of the House of Lords here.