Council Administration

Bedale Town Council employs a Clerk and an Assistant to the Clerk. The Clerk is the Responsible Officer of the Council and the Responsible Financial Officer.

The Clerk’s job is to ensure that the Council as a whole conducts its business properly and is to provide independent, objective and professional advice and support.

The role includes:

  • ensuring that the council conducts its business lawfully
  • administering all the council's paperwork
  • ensuring that meeting papers are properly prepared and the public is aware of meeting times
  • implementing the council's decisions
  • overseeing the implementation of projects
  • supervising Council staff
  • keeping property registers and other legal documents
  • keeping themselves up to date by undertaking training & qualifications

 

                  

Town Clerk: Charlie Hart                     Assistant to the Clerk: Judith Cockburn

Latest News

  • Another Successful Car Boot Season Closes
    2017 has been another good year for local charities and community groups from in and around Bedale the last sale of the year being on Saturday 21st Oc...
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    19/10/2017 by: Charlie Hart
  • Opportunity to become a Councillor on Bedale Town Council
    Following the resignation of Councillor Annabel Wilkinson in August 2017 there is currently a vacancy for Councillor on Bedale Town Council. The Co...
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    17/10/2017 by: Charlie Hart
  • Car Boot Sale Applications for 2018 - Closing Soon
    The opportunity for Bedale groups and charities to run one of the popular Car Boot Sales in Bedale Park will soon be coming to an end. Applicaito...
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    17/10/2017 by: Charlie Hart
  • Festive Market Announced to Celebrate "Everything Autumn"
    The new Bedale business group #brandbedale is pulling out the stops this autumn, to celebrate "All Things Autumn" and to remind sh...
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    17/10/2017 by: Charlie Hart
  • Job Vacancy: Clerk to the Burial Board
    Bedale, Aiskew, Leeming Bar & Burrill Joint Burial Authority Vacancy for Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer There is an opportu...
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    11/09/2017 by: Charlie Hart

Bedale Town Council Contact

Mr Charlie Hart - Town Clerk

Address:

Bedale Town Council
Bedale Hall
Bedale
DL8 1AA

Tel: 01677 427949

Email: clerk@bedale-tc.gov.uk

Office Opening Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am to 2:00pm

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