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) firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Mike Hallett (Vice-Chairman and Planning Committee chair) email@example.com
Mrs Kirsty Carter firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Paul Catherall email@example.com
Ms Julie Davis firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms Sarah Dixon (Amenities Committee chair) email@example.com
Mr Tony Geraghty firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs Alex Hirtzel email@example.com
Dr Hilary Hodge (HR Committee chair) firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Richard Leith email@example.com
Mr David Oakley firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Steve Sams (Finance Committee chair) email@example.com
Mr John Spenceley firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Mick Wakefield email@example.com
Mr Jack White firstname.lastname@example.org
Clerk to the Parish Council
Ms Val Tookey email@example.com
Responsible Financial Officer
Mrs Barbara Isherwood firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Nigel Cathcart email@example.com
Mrs Susan van de Ven firstname.lastname@example.org