COVID-19 - During the current Coronavirus (COVID19) pandemic there will be NO physical Parish Council meetings, all meetings will be held virtually. Details of these meetings can be found on the agenda and news pages of this website. During the pandemic meetings may not be on a monthly basis, they will take place when required. **
The next meeting of the Parish Council will be held on Thursday 4th March 4th 2021, for more details please see agenda page
In normal times Berrington Parish Council meets monthly on the first Thursday of every month except for August and December. The meetings take place at Crosshouses Community Centre starting at 7.00pm.There is always a public session at the beginning of the meeting for any residents of the parish to raise any issues or concerns.
Berrington Parish Council has nine members who are local people elected by parish residents.
The role of the parish council is to work towards improving the well-being of its community and providing services at the most local level, in its own right and also in partnership with other bodies, such as the Police, Shropshire Council, Housing Plus and Bromford Housing.
Berrington Parish Council part funds a village newsletter “The Village Pump”. This is a bimonthly newsletter for the parishes of Atcham and Berrington.
Berrington Parish consists of the villages of Berrington and Cross Houses and the settlements of Betton, Brompton, Cantlop and Eaton Mascott.
** On 4th April 2020, the government brought The Local Authorities (Coronavirus) (Flexibility of Local Authority Meetings) (England) Regulations 2020 into force to allow local authorities to conduct meetings remotely. Members of the public may access these meetings through the Zoom platform by sending an email to the Parish Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org stating their device type and whether they wish to contribute audibly or visually and audibly. In response the Parish Council will provide the Meeting ID, password, and the time of the meeting. The rules for members of the public to speak will be the same as normal meetings, that is, during the opportunity to do so in the agenda item allotted for the purpose and on items on the agenda Due to time limitations the speaker should limit their question/presentation to 3 minutes