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Parish Council

Tunstall Parish Council is here to serve all residents of Tunstall and aims to be as accessible as possible. If you would like to speak to the Clerk, Judi Hallett, please contact her in the following ways:

  • call on 01394 411405 or 07739 411927
  • e-mail at pcclerktunstall@gmail.com
  • write to: Mrs Judi Hallett, Manor Farm, Hollesley, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 3NB

The Councillors who serve Tunstall:

  Name
Chair

Steve Smith

Vice-Chair Katherine Barton
Councillors Patricia Bessey
  Oliver Morgan
  Niels Petersen
  Kevin Ross
  Karol Silovsky
  Andy Vince
  Sophy Yeoman

County and District Councillors:

Suffolk County Councillor: Andrew Reid Tel:07545 423799

East Suffolk Councillor: Ray Herring Tel: 01728 746337

Our Responsibilities

The Parish Council’s responsibilities include:

  • Finance - We responsible for the approval and monitoring of Council expenditure, annually analysing future funding requirements and recommending the precept to be raised. also arranging insurance of parish property, loans and donations and other associated activities requiring finance.
  • Parish Property - The Council look after the village sign, the bus shelter in Woodbridge Road, Tunstall Common,  three notice-boards, the triangle at Snape Bridge and certain footpaths.
  • Planning — The Parish Council receives and considers all Planning Applications relating to the parish. Recommendations from the Council either in support of the application or as objections, are passed to East Suffolk Council who, as Planning Authority, take note of these comments in their determination of the application. A full list of planning applications considered by the Parish Council can be viewed on East Suffolk Council Planning Portal
  • Highways - The Parish Council liaises with the local highway authority on matters such as road condition and cleaning, signposting etc.