Councillors and Officers

For all Council matters and website feedback please contact the Clerk to the Council in the first instance between 10.00 am and 16.00 Monday – Friday:

The Parish Office is open to members of the public on Fridays between 10.00 and 12.00 and 14.00 and 16.00 and at other times by appointment.

Clerk to the Council
Hazel Brinton



Assistant Clerk
Mrs Caroline Craddock

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Assistant Clerk
Mrs Sam Peake

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CBcropMrs Christina Brown
Lucerne, Upper New Road, Cheddar BS27 3DL

Committees: Planning
Other groups: Henry Budgett and Hannah More Trusts, Somerset Water Management Partnership, Neighbourhood Plan



Barry Carter
22 Round Oak Grove, Cheddar BS27 3BW

Committees: P&R, H&OS
Other groups: Parish Councils Airport Association, Neighbourhood Plan, Health & Safety Workgroup


Peter Colton
Wychbury, Round Oak Road, Cheddar BS27 3BN

Chair of Council
Committees: Planning, H&OS, P&R, Neighbourhood Plan
Other groups: Henry Budgett and Hannah More Trusts,  HR Panel, Festive Night, Somerset Association of Local Councils, Twinning Association, Cluster Groups, Emergency Planning,


David Comber
Cheddar Bridge Touring Park, Draycott Road, Cheddar BS27 3JR

Committees: Planning
Other groups: Cheddar Youth Trust



Mrs Gill Davies
23 Silver Street, Cheddar BS27 3LE

Committees: H&OS, Planning
Other groups: Emergency Planning, Quarry Liaison, Footpaths & Rights of Way Liaison Officer



Mrs Meghann Downing
Rose Cottage, Upper North Street, Cheddar BS27 3HX

Committees: Planning
Other groups: Allotment overseer



Mrs Corran Fineran
1 Springfield Road, Cheddar BS27 3AL

Committees: H&OS
Other groups: Health & Safety Workgroup



Paul Fineran
1 Springfield Road, Cheddar BS27 3AL

Chair of P&R
Committees: Planning, P&R
Other groups: Neighbourhood Plan, Emergency Planning, Quarry Liaison, HR Panel



Mrs Anne Fontaine
Steart Cottage, Lower New Road, Cheddar BS27 3DZ

Vice Chair of Highways and Open Spaces
Committees: H&OS, Planning
Other groups: Emergency Planning



Mrs Lyn Goodfellow
11 Hill Lea Gardens, Cheddar BS27 3JH

Vice Chair of Council

Vice Chair of Policy and Resources Committee
Committees: P&R, H&OS, Planning, HR Panel
Other groups: Festive Night, Neighbourhood Plan, Cluster Groups, Emergency Planning, HR Panel


Mrs Dawn Hill
St Andrew’s House, Church Street, Cheddar BS27 3RF

Committees: P&R



Martin Kay
Bay Rose, The Bays, Cheddar, BS27 3QN

Chair of Highways & Open Spaces

Committees: H&OS, P&R
Other groups: My Cheddar, Cheddar Vision, Emergency Planning


Mandy Kelly
3 Glebelands Close, Cheddar, BS27 3XP

Committees: H&OS, Festive Night




Clive Panchaud
25 Round Oak Grove, Cheddar, BS27 3BW

Chair of Planning
Committees: Planning, H&OS




Nigel Taylor
Batcombe Barns, Upper Draycott Lane, Cheddar BS27 3YD

Committees: H&OS
Other groups: Neighbourhood Plan, Mendip Hills AONB Partnership