Embleton & District Parish Council

Welcome to the website for Embleton & District Parish Council.

The Parish of Embleton & District is a civil parish with an elected Parish Council situated within the Allerdale Borough Council area of Cumbria. The entire parish lies within the Lake District National Park. Following a Community Governance Review concluded in January 2019 Embleton & District Parish Council became a non-warded parish including the communities of Embleton, Wythop & Setmurthy.

The Parish Council has 13 seats, with 5 vacant seats currently.

The most recent election of the Parish Council took place in 2019, Notification of Uncontested Election May 2019

Vacancies for Co-option

There are currently 5 vacancies open for Co-option on Embleton & District Parish Council if you are interested in applying for a vacancy please read the below co-option policy, and complete the application for co-option form and return it to embletonparishclerk@hotmail.com.

Co-option Process Embleton & District Parish Council

Co-option form

Contact Information:

The primary contact for the parish council is the Parish Clerk:

Becx Carter:  40 Windebrowe Avenue,   Keswick,   Cumbria,   CA12 4JA.

Phone: 077866 78283

Email:  embletonparishclerk@hotmail.com

Parish Councillors

Declaration of Pecuniary Interest forms must be completed by all Parish Councillors. To view the relevant DPI form please click on the Parish Councillor name, or visit Allerdale Borough Council Register of Interests.

 Name Phone Number Email
Alison Hewitson – Planning Sub Committee  01900 823875 hewitson_shattonlodge@hotmail.com
Ernie Boardman–  Chair & representative on Wythop Old School Charitable Trust  017687 76414 egboardman@hotmail.co.uk
Kate Brandwood  017687 76330  No Email
Sheila Wilson  017687 76514  No Email
Stewart Grant 017687 76805 stewart@troughbridge.co.uk
Peter Howard howards.way2@yahoo.com
Anne Burton (Vice Chair & Planning sub committee)  No Number anneburton5@aol.com 
Paul Carr 01900 393811  p.carr3@sky.com

The Cumbria County Councillor is Alan Bowness, and the Allerdale Borough Councillors are Alan Smith, Alan Tyson, & Ron Munby.

Meeting Dates going forward

Embleton & District Parish Council will be re-commencing meetings in a virtual format from the 24th June 2020. In line with government guidance if as a member of the public you wish to submit a question for this meeting it will need to be with the Clerk via email 48 hours prior to the meeting date. Questions received after this time & date will be held until a future meeting. Members of the public are welcome to attend and listen to the Council meetings but will not be able to speak.

If you would like to raise any matters with the Parish Council please email the clerk on embletonparishclerk@hotmail.com 

24th November 2021 at 19:00- Embleton Village Hall

19th January 2022 at 19:00 – Embleton Village Hall