Community Council

graphic- people-around-tableThe Walsham-le-Willows Community Council is a voluntary organisation and a registered charity established for the benefit of the community at large with its membership comprising all residents of the parish.

The Community Council was established in 1967 and was registered as The Charitable Trust [No. 278321] with the Charities Commission for England and Wales, in October 1979.

The responsibilities of the Community Council

  • To manage the Memorial Village Hall [The Memorial Hall Registered Trust No. 304950], its garden, grounds, the bowling green and car park.
  • To promote the social, educational and recreational life of the community as required by our Charitable Status within the National Charities Commission.

Specific Activities of the Community Council

  • Fundraising
  • The upkeep and hiring out of the Memorial Hall
  • The funding and publication of The Walsham Observer
  • Hosting the Satellite Post Office and running the Coffee Shop
  • The provision of entertainment (cinema, local music, drama and dance  performances, touring theatre groups)
  • Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Community Council Executive Committee

Lists all current Executive Committee members comprised of, elected Honorary Officers, Trustees, Representative members and Other Committee members with specified area of interest if any.
Honourary Officer : Chair [also temporary caretaker Memorial Hall] Fred Bloomfield
Honourary Officer : Vice ChairJanet Hubbard
Honourary Officer : TreasurerCaroline Niall
Honourary Officer : SecretaryKevin Nelson
TrusteeMaggie Barber
TrusteeRob Barber
TrusteeIan Bartholomew
TrusteeIan Campbell
Representative Member: Parochial Church CouncilJean Nielsen
Representative Member: Parish CouncilTrevor Roberts
Representative Member: Sports ClubShirley White
Representative Member: Women’s InstituteBarbara Wills
Committee Member: contact for Eastern Angles Touring TheatreRichard Belson
Committee Member: Jeannie Bloomfield
Committee Member: WebsiteKevin Boardley
Committee Member: P Cobbold
Committee Member: Sarah  Cousins
Committee Member: Amanda Ellis
Committee Member: Janet Hubbard
Committee Member: Ralph Hubbard
Committee Member: Donna Lockyer
Committee Member: Neighbourhood WatchDavid Murray
Committee Member: Sarah Rossiter
Committee Member: Walsham Concert PartyJudith Thomas
Committee Member: Emma Wade
Committee Member: Memorial Hall BookingsAngela Wiley

Community Council Documents

Governing documents, policies and procedures etc
3Fire Risk & Evacuation Policy
2Health & Safety Policy



Rob Barber (Chair) using the contact form or on the number at bottom of page.