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
Councillor01580 880568 
Larraine Miles resigned 4/11/21
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
Councillor01580 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; James Tucker




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
Clerk, 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 MattersVACANT




Representatives to Outside Bodies

1066 Community Rail Line Steering Group (part 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.