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Parish Council

Rattlesden Parish Council is an elected body that forms the ‘first tier’ of local government and is responsible for making decisions on behalf of the people in Rattlesden for the benefit and prosperity of the parish.

There are six Councillors in Rattlesden, all of whom work on a voluntary basis for a four-year term, who are supported by the Parish Clerk who manages the Council’s finances and administration.


Name (click to email) Address Tel. Responsibilities
Tony Edwards
9 Windyridge Rd, IP30 0SW 01449 737 592 Council representative on the Village Hall Management Committee
Vice Chair:
Sarah Osborne
3 Windyridge Road, IP30 0SW 07954 331 403  
Steve Atkinson 4 Rectory Meadow, IP30 0RE 01449 259 326 Council representative for Rattlesden C&E Primary Academy and Wildlife Friendly Village Councillor
David Goodlad Valley View, Lower Road, IP30 0RQ 07411 385 612  
Dan Jewers Wood Hall, IP30 0RP (01449) 736 233  
Russell Morley Avis House, Birds Green, IP30 0RH (01449) 736 087 Council Finance Councillor
Paul Bradnam



We also have two working groups:-

Finance & DevelopmentCllr. Atkinson, Cllr. Goodlad, Cllr. Morley

Housing DevelopmentCllr. Edwards, Cllr. Jewers

Parish Council Officers

Role Name (click to email) Address Tel.
Clerk / RFO

Nicholas Skelhorn

Allerton House, Lower Road, Rattlesden, IP30 ORJ 07584 270972
Footpaths Officer John Lee Dragonfly Cottage, Poy Street Green, Rattlesden, IP30 0RX (01449) 736 384 / 07580 453 308
Tree Warden Carol Williamson Brook Vale House, Stowmarket Road,  Rattlesden IP30 0RR (01449) 736362

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