On this site, you will find information about your Councillors and the meetings they attend. There is information about what the Town Council can and cannot legally do.
NOTICE OF TWO VACANCIES ON BROMYARD AND WINSLOW TOWN COUNCIL (West Ward)
Following the uncontested local elections held on Thursday, 2nd May 2019, two vacancies exist on the Bromyard and Winslow Town Council West ward.
The Town Council will fill these vacancies by co-option at an Extraordinary meeting on Monday 25th June at 7.30pm in the Council Chamber in Rowberry Street.
If you would like to be considered for co-option as a councillor for the 2019-2023 term, please contact us for an application form or download here: Co-option form.
01885 482825 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for receipt of completed applications is Friday 14th June 2019.
To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years old, and
- A British citizen, an eligible Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of any other member state of the European Union
You must also meet at least one of the following four qualifications:
- Be registered as a local government elector for the parish, or
- Occupied as owner or tenant any land or other premises in the parish area for the last 12 months, or
- Your main or only place of work has been in the parish area for the last 12 months, or
- You have lived in the parish area of within three miles of it for the last 12 months.
The Useful Links section will lead you to other helpful sites such as Herefordshire Council or Bromyard.info where more information regarding events, shops and facilities can be found.
Copies of agendas and relevant papers for these meetings are available from our staff at our offices in Rowberry Street.
The ‘Be A Councillor’ website is: www.herefordshire.gov.uk/beacouncillor
You’ll find lots of information about how to stand for election on the Herefordshire Council web page but if you want to talk to someone direct contact the Town Clerk, Karen Mitchell on 01885 482825.
ANNUAL INTERNAL AUDIT REPORT 2017 – 2018 AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC INSPECTION
External Audit: Completion of the limited assurance review.
Documents detailing the results of the review of the Town Council’s Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) are available for public inspection here:
As a result of an enquiry by a member of the public the Town Council’s external auditor was obliged to conduct a further review of the Town Council’s finances. The External Aiuditor concluded ‘no matters have given them any concern that relevant legislation and regulatory requirements have not been met.’ The Town Council was charged an additional £607.50 +VAT for this.
Office Space available:
There are variously sized offices at The Old Vicarage available for rent Please call the Town Clerk for more details and to discuss your requirements
To view the 2017 Bromyard and Winslow Town Guide follow this link http://www.officialguides.co.uk.
Grants for Charities
The Town Council has allocated a small pot of money for distribution to local good causes. If you feel your organisation might qualify read the Grant conditions and then complete and submit a grant application form to the Town Council Offices at The Old Vicarage, Rowberry Street. Grant application form Doc