Holmer and Shelwick Parish Council

Your Parish Council is the closest tier of local government to you.

The voice of local people.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Should any parishioner, particularly those who feel vulnerable (or if you know any vulnerable person within the parish), need assistance in these difficult times, whatever the case may be, please contact the Parish Council. We will endeavour to assist or point you in the direction of the appropriate agency or organisation. Further advice and information is available on our news page.

Meeting of Holmer and Shelwick Parish Council

The next  meeting of Holmer and Shelwick Parish Council will be at 7:00PM on Thursday 9th June 2022 at Holmer Parish Centre, HR4 9RG.

 Press and public are cordially invited to attend.


Proposed future meeting dates (subject to change):

  • 7:00PM Thursday 7th April 2022
  • 7:00PM Thursday 12th May 2022
  • 7:00PM Thursday 9th June 2022
  • 7:00PM Thursday 14th July 2022
  • 7:00PM Thursday 11th August 2022
  • 7:00PM Thursday 8th September 2022
  • 7:00PM Thursday 13th October 2022
  • 7:00PM Thursday 10th November 2022
  • 7:00PM Thursday 8th December 2022

There are vacancies on the Parish Council

Join and be an active member of our local community and help us with crime and safety, planning issues, environment, highways and local services.

You must:
• be over 18 and on the electoral register or a resident of the Parish or live within three miles of the Parish as the crow flies or own a business in the Parish
• be able to attend evening meetings every month
• have an interest in local issues
• have a desire to improve the quality of life in the Parish
• be able to represent the views of local people

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

For further details contact the Parish Clerk.


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.

Herefordshire Association of Local Councils

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