The main responsibilities of the Parish Council are street lighting, benches, litter bins, litter, grass cutting and other open public places, plus the maintenance of the Parish Emergency Plan.

The Parish Council also has the right to comment on Planning Applications, which are retained by the Parish Clerk and are available for viewing upon request or via the 'Planning' link on the left hand side of this page.


The next meeting of the Parish Councill will be on Monday, 6th January,2020, 7.30pm at Church House.

The Parish Council Office is open from Monday to Thursday mornings, 10.00am - 12.00noon. Please ring for appointment.


SUCCESS!!       The Council is extremely pleased to report that the Planning Appeal for 150 houses on land south of Wicken Road has been dismissed.   Many thanks to all the residents who attended the Inquiry and gave their support.   

Inspector's Report


Railway Station - New Ticketing arrangements.  Objections to be raised by 18th September 2019



Letter received from the Post Office on 30th May 2019


 Community Special Constable advert

Sixth Form Open Evening at Saffron Walden County High

Messages from Cllr Howard Rolfe, received 1st May 2019.

 Bury Water Lane/Whiteditch Lane - Message from Cllr Howard Rolfe following meeting on 3rd April 2019


Details of the  2018/19 and 2019/20 Precept are available under Financial Information.











Contact Information

Waterloo House
High Street
CB11 4ER

01799 542541