Holmer and Shelwick Parish Council

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

The voice of local people.

Notice of Meeting

The Next Parish Council to be held on the 9th October 2017 at 7PM. at Holmer Park Health Club & Spa, Cleeve Orchard, Hereford, HR1 1LL
Press and public are cordially invited to attend


The next meeting of the NDP Steering Group – 18/10/2017 at 19.00.

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The Minutes

Meeting dates for the fiscal year ahead:

  • Monday 10th July at 7PM
  • No August meeting
  • Monday 11th September 7PM
  • Wednesday 13th September 7PM – Neighbourhood Development Plan Steering Group
  • Monday 9th October 7PM
  • Monday 13th November 7PM
  • No December meeting
  • Monday 8th January 7PM
  • Monday 12th February 7PM
  • Monday 12th March 7PM

Neighbourhood Development Plan Meeting

Wednesday 28th June at 6:30 PM.
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 18 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