Councillors

Councillors, Committees & Who’s Who

The Henstridge Register of Interests for all councillors is held here …

Henstridge Parish Councillor’s contact details
Name Address Phone Email address
Zöe Godden Elvyns
Wavering Lane East,
Gillingham
SP8 4NX
01747826401
07745270285
Mon, Wed am; Fri pm.
clerk@henstridgeparishcouncil.org.uk
David Nichols

(Chair)

Marsh Farm, Camp Road, Henstridge
BA8 0TH
01963363123 marshfarm@mail.com
Simon Cullum
(Vice-Chair; Chair Open Spaces Committee; Personnel Committee)
The Millpond, Blackmoor Lane. Henstridge 
BA8 0SW
01963362878
07974231693
simoncullum0@gmail.com
Ken Courtenay Coombes Cottage, 16 Ash Walk, Henstridge 
BA8 0QD
01963362495
07860566428
kencourtenay45@gmail.com
Peter Crocker 36 Ash Walk, Henstridge 
BA8 0QB
pcrocker28@gmail.com
Dennis Finch 36 Old Station Gardens, Henstridge 
BA8 0PU
07769441221 Spreadbets2004@yahoo.co.uk
John Graham
(Vice-chair Personnel Committee; Vice-chair Open Spaces Committee)
Hayes House, Furge Lane, Henstridge 
BA8 0RN
01963364063 jgedcf@talktalk.net
Howard Bentley-Marchant Brook Barn, Whitechurch Lane, Yenston 
BA8 0NJ
07786214455 howardbm@uwclub.net
Carolyn Nichols
(Open Spaces Committee)
Marsh Farm, Camp Road 
BA8 0TH
01963363123 marshfarm@mail.com
Jean Oswick
(Personnel Committee)
Greys Cottage, Townsend, Henstridge 
BA8 0RQ
01963363281 jean.oswick@btinternet.com
Barry Paginton
(Open Spaces Committee)
21 Summerfields, Henstridge 
BA8 0SZ
01963363852 bazpagi@hotmail.co.uk
Bruce Pike The White Cottage, High Street, Henstridge 
BA8 0RF
01963364495
Sue Place
(Chair – Personnel Committee)
Sundial House, Vale Street, Henstridge 
BA8 0SQ
01963362702
0196331842
galingale@tiscali.co.uk
sueplace@balsamcentre.org.uk
Michael Player 8 Old Station Gardens, Henstridge 
BA8 0PU
07725440729 michael@johnplayer.plus.com
District and County Councillor’s contact details
Hayward Burt
(SSDC)
9 Casterbridge Place, Templecombe 
BA8 0AF
07543854391 hayward.burt@southsomerset.gov.uk
William Wallace
(SSDC & SCC)
Lemons Ground, Yenston 
BA8 0NG
01963370423 william.wallace@southsomerset.gov.uk

Who’s who on the Council and its Committees 2018 – 19

The Council

  • David Nichols (Chair)
  • Simon Cullum (Vice-Chair)
  • Howard Bentley-Marchant
  • Ken Courtenay
  • Peter Crocker
  • Dennis Finch
  • John Graham
  • Carolyn Nichols
  • Jean Oswick
  • Barry Paginton
  • Bruce Pike
  • Sue Place
  • Michael Player

Representatives of the Parish Council 2018-19

Allotments

Barry Paginton

Community Speedwatch & Road Safety

Michael Player

Henstridge Airfield Consultative Committee

David Nichols & Ken Courtenay

Highways/Drains Representatives

Peter Crocker

Somerset Association of Local Councils

Ken Courtenay

Tree Warden

Simon Cullum

Village Hall Management Committee

David Nichols

Yenston and Bowden Representative

Howard Bentley-Marchant

Youth Representative

Carolyn Nichols

 Planning Committee

The planning committee was dissolved in March 2012. All councillors now consider planning applications as part of the main meeting.

Personnel Committee 2018 – 19

Sue Place (Chair), John Graham (Vice-chair), Simon Cullum, Jean Oswick

Open Spaces Committee 2018 – 19

Simon Cullum (chair), John Graham (Vice-chair), Dennis Finch, Carolyn Nichols, Barry Paginton