Council information

Parish Clerk: Samantha LaPlanche 07928 300394

Email: mavesynparish@outlook.com

Please note, the Parish Clerk only works 7 hours per week, so it may take a few days to answer your call or message.

Current Parish Councillors are:

Councillor Tel No Responsibility
Roy Edwards 07939 108378 Chair
Ann Harrison 01543 490675 Vice Chair 
Ken Bowdler 01543 490366  
Keith Vernon 01543  492171  
Gill Stockdale 01543 492171
Michael Hill  01889 575758
Stephen Essex

Mavesyn Ridware Parish Council
meeting dates – 2018

Thursday 18 January
Thursday 15 February
Thursday 22 March
Thursday 19 April
Thursday 24 May (Annual meeting)
Thursday 21 June
Thursday 19 July 
August – no meeting
Thursday 20 September
Thursday 18 October
Thursday 22 November
December – no meeting

All meeting commence at 7.30pm
Meeting dates can be subject to alteration
Agendas available 3 days before the meeting on the noticeboard and website


When dealing with councils it is often difficult to decide who to get in touch with for what.  This list, although not exhaustive, will give you an idea:

Parish Council

Lichfield District Council

Staffordshire County Council

  • Bus shelters
  • Some public benches
  • Recreational facilities
  • Car park
  • Notice boards
  • Funding
  • Grass cutting parish council land
  • Viewing of planning applications
  • Celebratory events
  • Set and collect Council Tax
  • Environmental health
  • Housing benefits
  • Planning applications
  • Local plans
  • Arts and leisure
  • Public conveniences
  • Unclassified roads
  • Waste collection
  • Tree preservation
  • Education and youth employment
  • Transport
  • Social services
  • Some planning applications
  • Strategic local plans
  • Recreation, arts and museums
  • Roads and pavements including blocked drains
  • Waste disposal
  • Street lights and signs
  • Hazardous roadside
  • Traffic lights
  • Footpaths