Portfolio holders

Roles and responsibilities for the Council year beginning May 2021.


Portfolio Holder Responsibilities
Finance & Administration Cllr. Simon Willcock Budget and precept. Clerk’s terms and conditions of service. Insurance.
Governance documents: Standing orders and financial regulations. Sports Club and Tennis Club leases. Community Infrastructure Levy.
Playing Fields, Play Area Management & Environment Cllr. Leanne Cooper Maintenance and improvement of playing fields, play equipment, trees and plants, pitches etc. Park bench maintenance. Sports Club liaison.
Planning Cllr. Frances Strange
Deputy: Tim Hunt
Council planning policy. Monitor planning applications. Advise WCC planners of PC objections, as appropriate. Reassess LDF, VDS and PP, value of a Neighbourhood Plan. Monitor changes in WCC & HCC planning policy.
Highways Cllr. Martin Bell
Tim Hunt (M3)
Road signs, pavement and road repairs. Street lighting. Pedestrian safety, speed limits, parking, on road cycling, bus shelters and road side benches.
Public Transport Cllr. Tim Hunt Public transport services including bus, rail and aircraft noise.  Parish Lengthsman.
Web Management Cllr. Frances Strange Web site policy
Footpaths (including Compton Lock) John Wilkinson Regular inspection of all footpaths to ensure they are walkable.  Liaison with HCC on footpaths & Shawford Down; H&IoW Trust, Itchen Navigation.

Representatives to outside bodies and other roles

All Saints School Governor Charlotte Bailey CASCA Liaison Myra Wilkinson
School Liaison Cllr. Bob Jordan Winchester Villages Trust Sue Down
SOCCT Police Liaison Cllr. Bob Jordan
Webmaster Adrian Walmsley Tree Warden Cllr. Tim Hunt
Winchester District Association of Parish Councils TBA Age Concern Community Information Volunteer Cllr. Frances Strange

Last updated 21 May 2021