Who we are & what we do

Charlton Kings Parish Council consists of 17 elected councillors who serve for a four year term. All Councillors are voluntary and receive no payment whatsoever.

The Parish Office is located at 26 Church Street, Church Piece, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, GL53 8AR.

Council Meetings - see the diary of meetings for more information.

For further information relating to the services offered by the Parish Council please contact the Parish Office who will be happy to give advice and assistance.

Parish Council Elections

The Election took place on 3rd May 2018 and was uncontested. Vacancies on the Council occur periodically. If you are interested in becoming a Parish Councillor please contact the Parish Office on clerk@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk or 01242 250087.


Our councillors are elected or co-opted, if you would like to become a councillor or find out more about what they do then please contact the Clerk as will periodically have vacancies.


Standing Committees

Allotments Committee – Councillors Pat Palmer (Chair), Paul Cockwill, Ned Holt and Rob Williams

Community Development Committee - Councillors Janet Honeywill (Chair), Paul Cockwill, Ian Gosling, Russell Grimshaw, Penny Hall, Clive Hodges, Ned Holt, Lynda Johnson, Andrew Lansley, Duncan Munro, Jim O'Sullivan, Pat Palmer, Felicity Parnham, Rob Reid, Ros Smith and Rob Williams.

Finance & General Purposes Committee – Councillors Clive Hodges (Chair), Janet Honeywill, Pat Palmer, Felicity Parnham and Rob Williams.

Planning Committee – Councillors Russell Grimshaw (Chair), Ian Gosling, Penny Hall, Clive Hodges, Janet Honeywill and Pat Palmer

Members Code of Conduct

Charlton Kings Parish Council Standing Orders

  • 2a - Standing Orders 2020-21 (PDF, 510 Kb)

    Procedural Standing Orders, updated in response to COVID-19, adopted at Full Council meeting on 21st December 2020 (Minute 178/20/21)

Complaints Procedure

If you wish to make a complaint about the Council, or a Councillor or member of Council staff, please contact the Parish Office on clerk@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk or 01242 250087 in the first instance. A copy of our Complaints Policy is attached for your information.


The Parish Council has signed up to the following Charters.

Our Staff

We have a team of staff that work together to deliver the range of services we provide. They can be contacted through our office at Church Piece by phone or email.

Joanna Noles

Joanna Noles

Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

01242 250087
Helen Johnston

Helen Johnston

Administrative Officer

01242 250087
Debbie Dockree

Debbie Dockree

Administration Assistant

01242 250087