Do you want to be a Parish Councillor ?

Could you be a local Councillor?

  • Do you have a desire to help and become involved in your community?
  • Do you believe in helping others to help themselves?
  • Do you like a different challenge every day?
  • Have you ever shouted at the TV and thought you could do better?
  • Are you prepared to stand up and be counted?
  • Are you self motivated?
  • Are you prepared to take part in learning and development opportunities?
  • Do you have time to spare to meet this significant commitment?

If the answer to any of these questions is yes, it might be time for you to stand as a local Councillor.

Prospective candidates and agents invited to election webinar

Considering putting yourself forward in the upcoming elections on 6 May?  North Newnton Parish Council are up for re-election, there are 7 Councillors and as we approach the election period we have 5 Councillors.

If so, please join our elections team on 24 February to a briefing webinar to find out all you need to know if you’re thinking about being a candidate or agent in the upcoming Wiltshire Council unitary, and town and parish council elections.

The webinar starts at 5.00 pm,  hosted on Microsoft Teams via this link

The election timetable will be talked through in detail, and useful information and links will be shared. Attendees will also have the opportunity to have their questions answered.

More information about becoming a cCouncillor can be also be found at