Holmer and Shelwick Parish Council

Your Parish council = The closest tier of government to you.

The voice of local people.

Next Meeting

Extraordinary Parish Council meeting 4th May 2017 at 7pm
at Holmer Park and Spa
To Interview and select consultants for our Neighbourhood Development Plan

Notice of Annual Parish Meeting for Holmer and Shelwick
6:30pm on Monday 8th May 2017
Annual Meeting of the Parish Council
7:30pm on Monday 8th May 2017

Parish Council minutes with a keyword search tool
The Minutes

A Community Litter Pick

Due to the lack of interest in the litter pick are postponing the event.

We’ll let you know when we’ve rescheduled it.


Neighbourhood Development Plan Meeting

Meeting TBA
at Holmer Park Health Club & Spa
Cleeve Orchard, Roman Road, Hereford HR1 1LL

150478 460 dwellings Land to the north of the Roman Road

For more info about the Bloor Development see Report by Cllr Sally Robertson

Be a Member of our Parish Council

The most parish councils are not followers of party politics and you can become a member of our Parish Council – you must be:-

  • over 21 and on the electoral register.
  • A resident of the parish.
  • A resident who lives within three miles of the parish as the crow flies.
  • Able to attend regular evening meetings.
  • Have an interest in local issues.
  • A desire to improve the quality of life in the Parish.
  • Able to represent the views of local people.

The position is unpaid and voluntary, but some expenses such as training is for paid by the Parish Council.

Parish Councils

Parish councils have existed since medieval times, when they settled local disputes and were in charge of agriculture and land management.

They have changed over the last 1000 years into the modern constitution, which was created in 1896.

Powers and duties of parish councils Herefordshire Association of Local Councils