Accessibility Statement - September 2020

The Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Regulations came into force on 23 September 2018 which say that all public sector websites or mobile apps must:

  • meet accessibility standards
  • publish an accessibility statement by September 2020

In order to comply with the new regulations the parish council has;

  1. Checked its website for accessibility problems and
  2. Published its accessibility statement (Above).

Code of Conduct 2021

The council accepted the new Code of Conduct from WDBC on 8th June 2021 and would like the following paragraph, taken from the Local Government Association Model Councillor Code of Conduct, noted;

"Importantly, we should be able to undertake our role as a Councillor without being intimidated, abused, bullied or threatened by anyone, including the general public.

This Code has been designed to protect our democratic role, encourage good conduct and safeguard the public’s trust in local government.”

Standing Orders 2023

Appendix to Standing Orders (Remote Meetings)

Information Policy (Publication Scheme)

Grant Awarding Policy 

Equality Policy

Grievance Policy

Training and Development Policy

Privacy Policy (Data Protection) (July 2022)

Risk Assessment Policy

Delegation Scheme (June 2023)

Document Retention Policy (Jan 2022)

Dealing with the Press/Media Policy (Feb 2022)

Cemetery Rules & Regulations (June 2023)

Code of Conduct (July 2022)

Asset Register Policy (Aug 2022)

Lone Working Policy (Oct 2022)

Health & Safety Policy (Oct 2022)

Safeguarding Policy (Nov 2022)

Co-option Policy (Nov 2022)

Internal Control Policy (Nov 2022)

Allotment Health & Safety Policy (Jan 2023)

Absence Management Policy (Jan 2023)

Equal Opportunities Policy (Jan 2023

Bullying & Harassment Policy & Procedure (Jan 2023)

Complaints Policy & Procedure (Jan 2023)

Dealing with Habitual and/or Vexatious Complaints (Jan 2023)

Probationary Policy (Feb 2023)

Financial Regulations (March 2023)

Reserves (Financial) Policy (March 2023)

Operation London Bridge Policy (March 2023)

Tree Management Policy (June 2023)


Terms of Reference

Finance Committee - May 2023

Planning Committee - May 2023

Open Spaces Committee - May 2023

Village Hall Maintenance & Refurbishment Working Group (June 2023)

Events Working Group (June 2023)