The Town Council is made up of fourteen councillors & a town clerk

Cllr P Spencer

Mayor

Joy Norris

Town Clerk

Amanda Young

Admin Assistant

Cllr D Baker

Councillor

Cllr A Bradford

Councillor

Teresa Brown

Councillor

Cllr Mrs L Dennis

Councillor

Cllr S Habberfield

Councillor

Paul Herbert

Councillor

Cllr Mrs L Hyde

Deputy Mayor

Cllr S Sharman

Councillor

Cllr Mrs L Spelman-Ives

Councillor

Cllr J Taylor

Councillor

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Councillor

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Councillor

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Councillor

2024/2025 Civic Year

Mayor:  Councillor Philip Spencer

Deputy Mayor: Councillor Linda Hyde

Committees and Working Groups

  • General Purposes Committee
  • Councillors Baker, Bradford, Dennis, Sharman and Taylor
  • Planning Committee
  • Councillors Habberfield, Herbert, Sharman, Spelman-Ives and Taylor,
  • Strategic Development & Finance Committee
  • Councillors Bradford, Brown, Herbert and Spelman – Ives
  • (i) Tree Planting Working Group
  • The Mayor (ex officio) Councillors Hyde and Taylor
  • (ii) Cemetery Chapels Working group
  • The Mayor (ex Officio), Councillors Herbert, Hyde and Taylor

Representatives on Outside Bodies

(i) Friends of North Petherton Library -Councillor Hyde

(ii) Moorland Village Hall Committee –Mr R Ives

(iii) North Newton Playing Fields – Councillor A Bradford

(iv) North Petherton Community Centre – Councillors Hyde

(v) Youth Club – Councillors Dennis-Smith and Hyde

(vi) Parish Paths Liaison – Councillor Sharman

(vii) Quantock Hills Joint Advisory Committee – Councillor Taylor

(viii) Somerset Association of Local Councils – Councillors Habberfield and Spelman-Ives

(ix) Wilstock Country Park – no apppointment made

(x) Local Community Network – The Mayor (as an ex officio appointment)