Council Elections

Council Elections on 6th May 2021 returned eight members to the Parish Council in an uncontested election.  The Council Co-opted a final member on 22nd June and now has a full nine members:

Cllr Elizabeth Akenhead:Planning Committee; NDP Steering Group; Employment Panel, Cinderhill and Bridleways

Cllr Lynne Butler (Chair):NDP Steering Group; Policy and Management Committee; Health and Safety Officer; Employment Panel; Allotments; Footpaths; Matfield Green and Pond

Cllr Jonathan Buttery (Deputy Chair):Finance Committee; Policy and Management Committee; Employment Panel, Data Protection Officer, Christmas Working Group, Matfield Pavilion

Cllr Christine Churchill:Road Safety Initiative Working Group, Policy and Management Committee, Open Spaces and Street Furniture

Cllr Camille Miconnet:Planning Committee; Allotments; Cinderhill Working Party

Cllr James Spencer:Finance Committee; Recreation Ground, Playground and Porters Wood

Cllr Andrew Stout:Finance Committee, Matfield Green and Pond

Cllr Georgie Warner:Planning Committee; Police Liaison Officer, Cinderhill and Bridleways

Cllr Amanda Wells:Finance Committee; Policy and Management Committee

What does a Parish Council do day to day.

Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

Please find the DPI forms for Parish Councillors listed here

Clerk to the Parish Council

The Clerk to the Council is Chantal Brooks. whose hours of work are 8.30am-4.30pm Monday-Thursday (home based). Contact details are as follows:

Matfield Pavilion
The Green
TN12 7JU
Telephone: 01892 723586

What does the Clerk do?

Responsible Financial Officer

The RFO is Panetta Horn whose hours of work are 8.30am-1.30pm on Tuesday and Wednesday only. Panetta can be contacted at