Two casual vacancies, Gittisham Vale










1.      I HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that two casual vacancies exist in the office of Parish Councillor on the Parish Council of Gittisham (Vale ward)


2.      I FURTHER GIVE NOTICE that, subject to the provisions of the above Rules, any ten electors for the electoral area may give notice requesting that an election be held to fill such vacancies.  Such notice must be in writing and must be given to:-

The Returning Officer

East Devon District Council

Council Offices

Blackdown House

Heathpark Industrial Estate


EX14 1EJ


          within fourteen days (computed in accordance with Rule 2 of the said Rules) of the date of publication of this notice.


3.      If no such notice as is referred to in Paragraph 2 above is given the Parish Council will fill the vacancies as soon as practicable thereafter.


          DATED this 27th          day of November 2019…



                                                SIGNED    .Fiona Clampin……………………………….

                                                                   Clerk of the Parish Council


Form CVP1


Mid Devon District Council
Election of a Member of Parliament for
Tiverton and Honiton
on Thursday 12 December 2019

I HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that the names and addresses of election agents of the candidates at this election, and the addresses of the offices or places of such election agents to which all claims, notices, writs, summons, and other documents addressed to them may be sent, have respectively been declared in writing to me as follows:

Name of Candidate  DENNIS Margaret Rose
Name of Election Agent DENNIS Margaret
(own agent)
Address of Agent 2 Damsons Close The Orchards Willand Cullompton Devon EX15 2QB
Offices of Election Agent 2 Damsons Close The Orchards Willand Cullompton Devon EX15 2QB

Name of Candidate  PARISH Neil Quentin Gordon
Name of Election Agent EVANS Gillian M
Address of Agent 2 Appledore Court Appledore Burlescombe Tiverton EX16 7LE
Offices of Election Agent 2 Appledore Court Appledore Burlescombe Tiverton EX16 7LE

Name of Candidate POLE Gwendolen Elizabeth (Commonly Known As: Liz Pole)
Name of Election Agent POWELL Adam
Address of Agent Orchard View Payhembury Honiton Devon EX14 3JA
Offices of Election Agent Orchard View Payhembury Honiton Devon EX14 3JA

Name of Candidate  REED Colin
Name of Election Agent DUKE Peter
Address of Agent 4 Dark Lane Budleigh Salterton Devon EX9 6QR
Offices of Election Agent 4 Dark Lane Budleigh Salterton Devon EX9 6QR

Name of Candidate  TIMPERLEY Andrew John (Commonly Known As: John Timperley)
Name of Election Agent HOYLES Anthony Julian
Address of Agent Wrens Beacon Honiton EX14 4TX
Offices of Election Agent 3-4 Lowman Green Tiverton EX16 4LA

Dated Thursday 14 November 2019 Jill May
Acting Returning Officer
Printed and published by the Acting Returning Officer, Phoenix House, Phoenix Lane, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6PP

Q&A with Voneus broadband

Tuesday 17th Sept 2019, 6-7pm Gittisham Village Hall

High-speed broadband provider will be available to answer your questions about the possibility of bringing super-fast broadband to Gittisham.

Public meeting – superfast broadband 17th Sept 2019

Superfast broadband provider Voneus will be doing a presentation and Q&A session in Gittisham village hall on Tuesday 17th September 6-7pm.
Representatives from the company will be answering questions about its planned roll-out of superfast broadband in the village and some outlying areas.

New councillors wanted

The parish council has two vacancies for councillors to represent Gittisham Vale ward.  Applications are particularly welcome from people living in the Vale and the new Hayne Lane development.  The commitment is not especially onerous, and meetings are rarely more than once a month.

If you are interested in finding out more, please contact the parish clerk by email: 

Statement of Persons Nominated – Feniton ward

East Devon
 Election of a District Councillor
The following is a statement of the persons nominated for election as a District Councillor for
Name of Candidate Home Address Description (if any) Name of Proposer
Reason why no longer nominated*
BOND Susie
Jubilee House, Feniton, Honiton, EX14 3BT
Independent Fallows Michael D 
POWELL Adam Michael
Orchard View, Payhembury, Honiton, EX14 3JA
Labour Party Vanstone Jayne 
The Granary, Colwell Barton, Offwell, Honiton, EX14 9SR
Conservative Party Candidate
Chown Josephine M 
*Decision of the Returning Officer that the nomination is invalid or other reason why a person nominated no longer stands nominated.
The persons above against whose name no entry is made in the last column have been and stand validly nominated.
A POLL WILL BE TAKEN on Thursday 2 May 2019 between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 pm.
Where contested this poll is taken together with the election of Parish Councillors. 
Dated:  Thursday 4 April 2019      Mark R Williams           Returning Officer

Thirteen excuses for not joining the parish council #7

Thirteen excuses for not joining the parish council #7: “I’m worried that I won’t get many votes, and look silly.” Even if you are not voted on this time, you may well be approached if a vacancy occurs in the future and have the opportunity to be co-opted to the council.

Notice of Uncontested Election – Gittisham Vale

East Devon
Election of Parish Councillors for
Gittisham Vale
Thursday 2 May 2019
I, Mark Williams, being the Returning Officer at the above election, report that the persons whose names appear below were duly elected Parish Councillors for Gittisham Vale.
Name of Candidate Home Address Description (if any)
1 Honeysuckle Drive, Honiton, EX14 2YL