Who’s who on the Council

Hockliffe Parish Council currently consists of four elected members, two co-opted members and a Clerk to the Council.

The full council meets on the 2nd working Monday of every month except for August at Hockliffe Lower School, Woburn Road, Hockliffe. Hockliffe Parish Council are holding Virtual Meetings using Zoom in order to comply with the social distancing regulations. Further information regarding this can be found on each meeting agenda once published.

The Chair and Vice-Chair are elected annually. There has to be a quorum to pass resolutions, i.e. minimum of three or one-third of the Council.

Councillors are elected for a 4-year term. If a vacancy occurs during this term, it can be filled by either an election or by co-option. There is currently one vacancy for a Parish Councillor, for further information you can find out more from the following link – becoming a Parish Councillor.

The next election year is 2023.

Below is a list of the current Parish Councillors together with their contact information. Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) maintains a register of interests for all Parish and Ward Councillors.

Before you contact any of the Parish Council members you are advised to check our privacy notice which will guide you on how we process information at Hockliffe Parish Council.

At the end of this list, we have included the contact details for our Central Bedfordshire Ward Councillor and our Member of Parliament.

Cllr. Robert Scott
Parish Councillor

Elected as Chairman - May 2020

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Cllr. Paul Dickens
Parish Councillor

Elected as Vice Chairman - May 2020

Trustee: West's Educational Charity

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Cllr. David Coleman
Parish Councillor
Elected unopposed May 2019
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Cllr. Lisa Antonini
Parish Councillor

Co-opted to the Parish Council on 7th September 2020.

HM The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Committee lead.

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Cllr. Pam Scott
Parish Councillor

Co-opted to the Parish Council on 10th June 2019

Previously Parish Clerk to Hockliffe Parish Council

Areas of Responsibility
Highways England

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Colin Underhay
Parish Clerk

Areas of Responsibility

Bedfordshire Police
Hockliffe Lower School
Rights of Way

Safeguarding Lead - November 2020

Colin is the Parish Clerk and took up office in March 2020

The contact phone number for the Parish Clerk and Council Members is: 07726 869 303

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Richard Harrison
Village handyman

Richard works under the direct instruction of Colin Underhay, our Parish Clerk. If you discover any jobs that are in need of doing, please make contact with Colin who will establish whether it is an area that Hockliffe Parish Council is responsible for.

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Barrie Simpson
Webmaster & Social Media Manager

Areas of Responsibility
Management and maintenance of the Parish Council Website.
Management and maintenance of the Parish Council Facebook page.

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Cllr. Mark Versallion
Ward Councillor - Central Bedfordshire Council - Conservative Group

“representing the villages of Heath and Reach, Hockliffe, Eggington, Stanbridge, Tilsworth, Tebworth and Wingfield.”

“Lives in Heath and Reach, all correspondence to:”

Office Address:   Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Shefford, Bedfordshire, SG17 5TQ  

For more information on your Ward Councillor, click on the icons below.

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Andrew Selous MP
Conservative MP for South West Bedfordshire

Constituency Office
26/27 Wentworth House, 83 High Street North, Dunstable LU6 1JJ

Office Telephone

01582 662 821 (Mon-Fri: 09:00-13:00)

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