Parish Councils have statutory duties and responsibilities to government and to the community. Orford and Gedgrave Parish Council has 12 Parish Councillors who also operate independently as the sole Trustee of the New Orford Town Trust.
Karen King (Vice-Chairman)
Anne Macro (Chairman)
Clerk - Marie Backhouse
Telephone: 01394 459172
Orford and Gedgrave Parish Council
Suffolk IP12 2NZ
Parish Council meetings are open to the public who are allowed to put questions to the council before the start of the meeting. Meetings are generally held at 7pm on the second Wednesday of each month (excluding December and August) in the New Room of Orford Town Hall. Forthcoming meeting dates are as follows:Friday 26 May 2023 (APM) 7pm Wednesday 14 June 7pm Wednesday 12 July 7pm. The Parish Council currently has 2 vacancies and are looking to co-opt at the June meeting. If you are interested and wish to know more about this, please contact the Clerk.
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