Burghclere Parish Council
The parish council meets on the first Monday of every month, excluding Bank Holidays.
Meetings are held in the Club Room at the Portal Hall, in Church Lane, and begin at 7pm. However, they are currently being held online due to Covid-19 restrictions.
Parishioners are always welcome to attend the meetings and raise any concerns or issues they may have, or to just see what we get up to.
Who We Are
The Parish Council also acts as the Trustee of the Pinder Recreational Trust and in this capacity a committee, made up of the councillors, takes care of the day-to-day running of the Portal Hall, as well as the upkeep of the Recreation Ground in the village.
The parish council, as the sole trustee of the Pinder Recreational Trust charity, has a lease in place with Burghclere Sports Club. It has a thriving sports and social calendar that is run from the club house on the Recreation Ground.
The parish council has eight members, who are currently:
Richard Carrow - Chairman
and Vice Chairman of Pinder Recreation Trust, Member of Planning Working Party, Footpath Monitoring Officer, Staffing Committee Member
Andrew Crowley - Vice-Chairman
and Chairman of Pinder Recreation Trust
Triangle & Allotments Monitoring Officer and PC Representative on Earlstone Common Management Committee
Parish Council Representative on Sports Club Committee
Tree Officer, Member of Finance Working Party. Parish Council Representative on Sports Club Committee and Earlstone Common Management Committee
Member of Planning Working Party and Parish Council Representative on Earlstone Common Management Committee, Staffing Committee Member
Member of Finance and Planning Working Parties, Staffing Committee Member
Parish Council Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer - Jacqui Letsome