Salehurst and Robertsbridge Parish Council


Nick Brown
Re-elected 2nd May 2019
Chairman01580 389159Register of Interests
Gillian Branford
Elected 2nd May 2019
Councillor07802 520 599Register of Interests
Clive Cooke
Co-opted 18/11/19
Councillor 01580 880568 
Larraine Miles
Co-opted 16/9/19
07946 537000Register of Interests
Sean O'Hara
Re-elected 2nd May 2019
Vice Chairman
01580 881234Reg. of Interests
Roger Palamarczuk
Re-elected 2nd May 2019
Councillor01580 880639Reg. of Interests
Gillian Smith
Re-elected 2nd May 2019
Councillor01580 880810
(shop 882265)
Reg. of Interests
David Todd
Elected 2nd May 2019
07855 955 636Register of Interests
James Tucker
Co-opted 18/11/19
Councillor 01580 880772 
Sue ProchakRother District Councillor01580 881309 
Paul RedstoneEast Sussex County Councillor07510 074267 





Cemetery:The Chairman or Vice Chairman, Gillian Smith, Roger Palamarczuk
Planning: Nick Brown; Clive Cooke; Sean O'Hara; Gillian Smith




Working Groups

Transport Working GroupJames Tucker (Chairman), Gillian Branford, Clive Cooke, Roger Palamarczuk, David Todd
Finance Working GroupResponsible Financial Officer (Clerk), Chairman (Nick Brown); Sean O'Hara; David Todd
Amenities Working Group
Roger Palamarczuk, David Todd
General Purposes GroupChairman (Nick Brown); Vice Chairman (Sean O'Hara); Gillian Branford; James Tucker
Summer Event Group
(Includes non-council members)
Gillian Branford

Neighbourhood Plan Monitoring Group
(Includes non-council members)
Council: Clerk; Gillian Branford; Sean O'Hara; Roger Palamarczuk
Non Council: Ruth Hardy; Xand Church; Tamara Strapp; Carolyn Clout




Lead Councillors

LightingSean O'Hara, Gillian Smith
Business Enterprise (Including Shop Robertsbridge)Gillian Branford
Footpaths, BridlewaysNick Brown
HealthGillian Branford
Crime and Disorder:Roger Palamarczuk
Youth MattersLarraine Miles




Representatives to Outside Bodies

Community Rail Line (Steering Group of SE Communities Rail Partnership)Roger Palamarczuk
East Sussex Association of Local CouncilsRoger Palamarczuk
Robertsbridge Arts Partnership:Nick Brown
Robertsbridge Community AssociationGillian Smith
Robertsbridge Enterprise Group:David Todd
Rother Association of Local Councils:Clerk, Gillian Branford
Salehurst Charities:Clerk, Gillian Smith
Tree Wardens:Caroline Knight; Gillian Smith


Contact details


Clerk to the Council: Karen Ripley (Mrs)

Assistant Clerk: Gill Colquhoun (Mrs)


The Parish Office

Youth Centre, George Hill


East Sussex TN32 5AP


Telephone 01580 882066





Office opening times


The Parish Office is open to the public:


TUESDAYS 14:00-16:00

THURSDAYS 14:00-16:00

Other times by appointment


Due to Coronavirus the Clerks are working from home. Email is the best way to contact us, although telephone messages are monitored daily.