About the Parish Council

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The Official Web-site of the Parish Council is here: http://forncettparishcouncil.norfolkparishes.gov.uk

Forncett Parish Council meets usually on the third Thursday of each month (except August), in the Forncett Village Hall at 7.30pm. The dates of future meetings are listed here: Parish Council Meeting Dates

The Council has seven members, listed here: Parish Councillors and from these a Chair (currently Brian Frith) and Vice-Chair (currently Bev Humphreys) are elected at the annual meeting of the Council in May.

The Clerk (and Responsible Financial Officer - 'RFO') to the Parish Council is:
Mrs. Anne Rayner, 10 Old Rectory Close, Mulbarton, Norwich, NR14 8LX
Phone: 01508 570700
See the 'Parish Councillors' list for an email link.

The Agenda is prepared by the Clerk in consulatation with the Chairman and is published about a week before the meeting.  If you have any items which you think should be brought to the attention of the Council, please get in touch with the Clerk at least a week before the meeting.

The Agenda for the meeting can be found here: Next agenda (once it has been produced).

Parish Council Meeting of 19th September 2013

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The Parish Council meeting on 19th September was attended by Councillors Brian Frith, Beverley Humphreys, Claire Jordan, Jackie Bowers, David Peacock and Gillian Barnes. Chairman Brian Frith welcomed
our new Clerk, Anne Rayner, to the meeting and all present wished her a long and happy association with the Council. Also present were County Councillor Beverley Spratt and seven members of the public.

Some of the main items discussed at the meeting are mentioned here. Full minutes of the meeting are available here Minutes 2013 September 19th - in draft form until agreed by the Council at the next meeting (17th October).

Parish Council Meeting of 18th July 2013

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The Parish Council meeting on 18th July was attended by Councillors Brian Frith, Beverley Humphreys, Claire Jordan, Jackie Bowers, Gillian Barnes, David Peacock and Terry Henderson. Also present were District Councillor Bob McClenning and 5 members of the public.

Some of the main items discussed at the meeting are mentioned here. Full minutes of the meeting will be available here - in draft form until agreed by the Council at the next meeting (19th September). 

Parish Council Meeting of 20th June 2013

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The Parish Council meeting on 20th June was attended by Councillors Brian Frith, Beverley Humphreys, Claire Jordan, Jackie Bowers, Gillian Barnes and Terry Henderson. Also present were County Councillor Bev Spratt, District Councillor Bob McClenning and 5 members of the public. Apologies were received from Councillor David Peacock. 

Some of the main items discussed at the meeting mentioned here. Full minutes of the meeting will be available here - in draft form until agreed by the Council at the next meeting (18th July). 

Parish Council Meeting of 16th May 2013

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The Parish Council meeting on 16th May was preceded by the Annual Open Parish Meeting, starting at 7 pm. Present at the meeting were Councillors Brian Frith, Beverley Humphreys, Claire Jordan, Jackie Bowers, Gillian Barnes and David Peacock. Also present were County Councillor Bev Spratt (for part of meeting), District Councillor Bob McClenning (for part of the meeting) and 13 members of the public. Apologies were received from Councillor Terry Henderson and 6 members of the public.

Chair Brian Frith began by announcing that he had received the resignation, with immediate effect, of Parish Council Clerk, Sarah Berwick, a few days before the meeting. Reports were received from no less than 15 village groups and organisations, revealing a wide variety of activities, events and initiatives taking place in our community.

Parish Council Meeting of 18th April 2013

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Present at the meeting held on 18th April were Councillors Brian Frith, Beverley Humphreys, Terry Henderson, Claire Jordan, Jackie Bowers, Gillian Barnes, David Peacock, clerk Sarah Berwick, County Councillor Bev Spratt (first part of meeting) and seven members of the public.

Mr Neville Chapman: It was with sadness that the Council acknowledged the death of Mr Chapman on April 2nd. Mr Chapman joined the Parish Council in 1955 and served until 2007 during which time he worked tirelessly to serve residents of Forncett. Beverley Humphreys would represent the Parish Council at the funeral. Brian had sent a condolence card to his widow and family on behalf of the Council.