Councillors and Clerk

New Buckenham Parish Council has seven Councillors - elected for a four year term in May 2019 - served by a part time clerk. Address details and a list of their responsibilities are set out below. 

All Councillors are expected to abide by a code of conduct . For details click on the button below.  They are also required to complete a declaration of pecuniary and other interests. Click on the link for each councillor to see their latest declaration held by Breckland Council

Karen Hobley, Chair

 

9 St Martin's Gardens,

New Buckenham

NR16 2AX

Responsibilities

  • Chairing meetings of the Council

  • Liaison with the High Bailiff's Trust

  • Finance- with Cllr Bingham and the Clerk

  • Community Project Fund

Declarations of interest

 

Andrew Bingham, Vice Chair

The Cottage

King Street,

New Buckenham

NR16 2AF

 

Responsibilities:

  • Chairing meetings of the council in the Chair's absence

  • Member of the Village Hall Committee

  • Member of Community Project Fund Group

  • Finance (with Cllr Hobley and the Clerk)

Declarations of interest

​Don Crossman

Pinchpot

Chapel Street

New Buckenham

NR16 2BB

Responsibilities

  • Street Lights (with Paul Martin)

  • Play Area (with Paul Martin)

Declarations of interest

Mary Dowson

Lanes End

Marsh Lane,

New Buckenham

NR16 2BE

Responsibilities

  • SNAP (with Mary Manning)

  • Footpaths and Highways

  • Member of Community Project Fund Group

  • Parish News Liaison (writes a precis of the monthly Parish Council meetings for Parish News)

 

Declarations of interest

Steve Highton

2 Chapel Hill

New Buckenham

NR16 2BD

 

Responsibilities

  • Allotments (with Paul Martin)

  • Cemetery (with Paul Martin)

Declarations of interest

Mary Manning

Thatched Cottage,

Marsh Lane,

New Buckenham

NR16 2BE

Responsibiities:

  • SNAP (with Mary Dowson)

  • Neighbourhood Plan 

Declarations of interest

Paul Martin

Colebrooke House

Grange Rd

New Buckenham

NR16 2AT

Responsibilities

  • Allotments (with Steve Highton)

  • Cemetery (with Steve Highton)

  • Street lights (with Don Crossman)

  • Play area (with Don Crossman

Declarations of interest

Trevor Wenman (Clerk to the Council)

3 Tavern Lane

Diss

Norfolk

IP22 4HT

parishclerk@newbuckenham.net

07963 197402

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St Martin's Church

Photo - Aaron Coulstock