The parish council is an essential part of the structure of local democracy and has a vital role in acting on behalf of the local community that it represents.

Ingleton church

About

Parishes are the smallest areas of civil administration in England and parish councils are statutory local authorities set up under the Local Government Act 1972.

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Councillors

Ingleton Parish Council consists of 10 councillors and elections are held every four years. If there are insufficient candidates, members can be co-opted.

Ingleborough

Meetings

Ingleton Parish Council publishes the Minutes of its monthly meetings so that the community can view are raised at council meetings and what items are on the agenda.

Current News

INGLETON PARISH COUNCIL & I.R.C.A

COVID-19 RESPONSE TEAM

NEW FRIENDLY CALL SERVICE

ARE YOU FEELING THE AFFECTS OF SELF-ISOLATION?

WOULD YOU LIKE SOMONE TO HAVE A CHAT WITH OVER THE PHONE?

We have volunteers who will be available at agreed times for you to call

AIM – TO REDUCE THE LONELINESS FELT BY THE ENFORCED PERIOD OF ISOLATION

FOR YOUR OWN SAFETY:

  • PLEASE NOTE – THIS WILL BE A PRE-ARRANGED SERVICE.   
  • OUR LOCAL VOLUNTEERS WILL BE REGISTERED WITH US AND YOU CALL THEM. 

    

  • NEVER ACCEPT CALLS OR DISCUSS YOUR CIRCUMSTANCES WITH A STRANGER/COLD-CALLER.

GUIDELINES:

  • Calls to be within agreed time slots
  • Limit duration of a call to 15-20 minutes 
  • Volunteers will not give out specialist advice (ie. medical/financial)
  • Be respectful and polite during the conversation, as you would to a friend
  • This is an ‘on the phone’ service, volunteers would not come to your house to chat

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HAVE THIS SERVICE SET UP PLEASE CONTACT:

JAYNE LIS – 015242 41701.  Mon-Fri. 8:30-4:30pm

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