Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth Parish Council is the first tier of Local Government.
The Council has a membership of 15 elected and co-opted Councillors. Elected and co-opted Councillors do not receive any financial remuneration. The Council employs a Clerk and a Responsible Financial Officer.
The year 2022 is an election year for the Parish Council and all 15 Councillors will be retiring and eligible for re-election.
There are committees within the Parish Council covering Finance, Planning, Amenities and HR. These committees report into the full Parish Council on a regular basis.
Notification of meetings, plus the agenda, can be found on the Parish notice boards, at least three business days prior to a meeting and on this web site.
Members of the public are welcome to attend Parish Council and committee meetings (other than when confidential matters are being discussed) and can address the Council in the 15 minutes before the meeting formally starts.
Ms Elaine Douglass (Chair) email@example.com
Mr Mike Hallett (Vice-Chairman and Planning Committee chair) firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs Kirsty Carter email@example.com
Mr Paul Catherall firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms Julie Davis email@example.com
Ms Sarah Dixon (Amenities Committee chair) firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Tony Geraghty email@example.com
Mrs Alex Hirtzel firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr Hilary Hodge (HR Committee chair) email@example.com
Mr Richard Leith firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr David Oakley email@example.com
Mr Steve Sams (Finance Committee chair) firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr John Spenceley email@example.com
Mr Mick Wakefield firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Jack White email@example.com
Clerk to the Parish Council
Ms Val Tookey firstname.lastname@example.org
Responsible Financial Officer
Mrs Barbara Isherwood email@example.com
Mr Nigel Cathcart firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs Susan van de Ven email@example.com