Dunholme Parish Council:-


Dunholme Parish is in the district of West Lindsey and the county of Lincolnshire.
The Parish Council has nine elected Councillors


For information contact: -

Dunholme Parish Council Contact Details

Clerk: Mrs Laura Richardson

Address: 20 Monckton Way, Dunholme, Lincoln, LN2 3QL

Telephone Number: 01673 862738

Email Address dunholmepc@btinternet.com

Website address: www.parishes.lincolnshire.gov.uk/dunholme

The Next Parish Council Meeting is the Annual Parish Meeting:-


Wednesday 8th November 2017 at 7:30pm

 in the Jubilee Room of the Village Hall.


If you have any issues you wish to bring to Councillors attention or any ideas you would like to put forward, why not come along and join in. 


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A meeting of Dunholme Parish Council took place on Wednesday 11th October 2017.  Eight parish councillors, District Councillor England, County Councillor Rawlins and 2 representatives from Cyden Homes were present.


Applications Received

136785 – Land North of Honeyholes Lane - Planning application to erect 64no. dwellings with roads, garages and residential parking, including community parking, and public open spaces - resubmission of 135790.

PL/0113/17 – Land at the junction of the A46 and Lincoln Road – Construction of a 60m diameter roundabout along with associated realignment and improvement works to the existing A46 Dunholme/Welton junction including new landscaping, drainage and lighting proposals and the stopping up of part of Lincoln Road and diversion of a public right of way.

 Post Box

The post box is back in the centre of the village – situated outside of the co-op, opposite the bike racks.  Royal Mail have been advised.

 Green Waste Bin Consultation

West Lindsey are consulting residents on their views to start charging an annual fee for the green waste bins.  Residents will have until 19 November 2017 to have their say on the proposals. All

responses will be considered by the council before a decision is made. Further consultation information and details of how residents have their say, will shortly be delivered to all residents in West Lindsey alongside the council’s annual waste collection calendar.

If you would like to know more now please visit  www.westlindsey.gov.uk/gardenwasteconsultation for more information on the proposals.

 Christmas Tree Disposal Service

It has been decided that the Parish Council will once again provide this service within the first 2 weeks of January 2018.  Full details including the date and location will be included in next months Dunholme News as well as on the Councils noticeboard.

 Kennington Close Play Area

Please be advised that there is a wooden fence at the entrance to the park from Kennington Close entrance.  The Council are looking at replacing this with a metal fence for a longer term solution.  In the meantime, please ensure that children are kept away from it.

 The Dunholme Distribution – E Shot

The Parish Council are always looking for ways of communicating with residents.  If this is something that you would be interested in receiving, please let the Clerk have your email address and it will be added to the distribution list.  Your email address will only be used by the Parish Council and will not be passed onto third parties.

 Clerks’ Contact Details

The Parish Council can be contacted via the normal email address dunholmepc@btinternet.com or by telephone on 01673 862738, Monday to Friday between the hours of 9:00 and 16:00.  There is an answer machine in place should your call not be able to be answered.


 The next meeting of Dunholme Parish Council will take place on Wednesday 8th November 2017 at 7:30pm in the Jubilee Room of the Village Hall.


Community Volunteer of the Year

At the Annual Parish Council meeting held in May 2017, David Rosier and Hugh Wykes received the Parish Councils volunteer of the year award for their work in the community over the past 12 months, specifically with regards to the village fete held last year for the Queen’s Birthday.


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Janet Wright officially opening the new sports pavilion June 2010


The Dunholme Parish councillors are elected to serve on the council every four years. 

Meetings are held every month except August and are held on the third Wednesday of each month in the Jubilee room of the Dunholme Village Hall starting at 7.30pm.  Members of the public may attend these meetings. The first 15 minutes are open to any parishioner to put questions to the council.  After that no discussion by the public is allowed while the meeting is in progress.


Cllr Amjum Sawhney(Chairman)

Cllr Simon Barrett 01673861797

Cllr Frank Elkington 01673 862556

Cllr Tim Brumpton 01673866348

Cllr Simon Barrett

Cllr Matt Burre 01673 860494

Cllr Brian Lewis 01673 866658

Cllr Mrs Helen Nicholls

Cllr Genna McKay



Lincolnshire County Councillor:- 

 Sue Rawlin 01673 885545

West Lindsey District Councillor:-

Cllr Diane Rodgers

Cllr Steve England

Cllr Malcolme Parish


Your Member of Parliament is

Right Honorable Edward Leigh MP

House of Commons
Tel 02072196480

Or in the constituancy:
28 Queen Steet
Market Rasen
Tel: 01673849003

Why not become a Parish Councillor?

All parish council seats are due for election in 2012 when local elections are held.

What is the role of a Parish Councillor?

 To represent the ward and the views of it's residents that he or she represents at grass roots level

 ·        To work in areas of community leadership

 ·        To plan, run, develop and monitor parish council business

 ·        To always work in the public interest

How long is a term of office?

Four years unless elected at a by-election when you would serve until the next scheduled election.

Will I have time to be a councillor?

Dunholme Parish Council meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month (except August) at 7.30pm in the Village Hall.

How much will I get paid?

There is great reward to be gained by serving your community at grass roots level, though unfortunately there is no provision for a parish councillor to be paid. You may be reimbursed for expenses. There is a limit to how much may be claimed.

For further information on the legal qualifications and procedure for becoming a Parish Councillor please contact:

Mrs Laura Richardson
20 Monckton Way
LN2 3QL 
Tel:  01673 862738
e-mail: dunholmepc@btinternet.com