Melksham Without Parish Council
Melksham Without Parish Council
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Council Office Clerk and Staff

The Council employs a clerk who is responsible to the Council as a whole and has the task of being Chief Executive, Secretary and Financial Officer.

Our Clerk is Teresa Strange.

The Clerk's role is to:
  • Organise Council meetings and take minutes
  • Keep the Council as fully informed as possible on local matters
  • Manage the Council accounts and attend Audit
  • Ensure the Council acts legally
  • Deal with public enquiries
  • Research material for Council projects and meetings
  • Carry out the wishes of the Council as efficiently as possible
  • Take responsibility for Council staff
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Parish Officer
The Parish Officer is Lorraine McRandle. Please contact Lorraine for all of your queries regarding planning matters.

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Finance & Amenities Officer
Marianne Rossi was the parish council's Apprentice Parish Officer, but on completion of a NVQ level 2 in Business & Administration, is now employed by the council as the Assistant Parish Officer. Marianne is your first port of call for the parish council, acting as Receptionist. You can also contact Marianne to book the facilities at Bowerhill Sports Field & Pavilion and to find out more about the Allotments.

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The Parish Council has a Parish Caretaker, Terry Cole. Terry is a qualified RoSPA Play Area Inspector and regulary inspects the parish council's play areas, and other assets.

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