Parish Council


Welcome to the website for the community of the Embleton & District Parish Council area. If you feel you have any suggestions on how we can improve this website please contact the parish clerk (Becx Carter) on

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

There are currently 4 vacancies open for Co-option on Embleton & District Parish Council if you are interested in applying for a vacancy please contact the Parish Clerk on 

 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



 Name Phone Number Email
Alison Hewitson – Planning Sub Committee  01900 823875
Ernie Boardman–  Chair & representative on Wythop Old School Charitable Trust  017687 76414
Kate Brandwood  017687 76330  No Email
Sheila Wilson  017687 76514  No Email
Sheila Wood  (Planning sub Committee)  017687 76282
Peter Howard 07733 45471
Anne Burton (Vice Chair & Planning sub committee)  No Number 
Paul Carr 01900 393811
David Brown 017687 76622

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 

21st October 2020 at 19:00- Virtual Meeting Room

25th November 2020 at 19:00- Virtual Meeting Room