Findon Parish Council has 11 Councillors actively working to serve the Village and preserve the unique and historic lifestyle that this charming downland village offers. They work with strong links to Arun District Council, West Sussex County Council and the South Downs National Park Authority, and each member plays an important role on the various committees they sit on.
Members of the Parish Council:
Cllr Robin Carr - Chairman:
A practising solicitor, Robin moved to Findon in 1989, joining the Parish Council in 2000. Robin is Chairman of the Open Spaces Committee and as such dedicates much of his time to ensuring that the landscape and natural habitat of the village is maintained. Robin is a firm believer of 'leading by example' and can often be found 'travelling' the numerous public footpaths / bridleways to ensure they are passable, clearing overhanging branches, removing ivy and collecting litter on his travels.
Sean Smith - Deputy Chairman
Cllr Clive Ball -
Clive and his wife has lived in the village since 1988. Their family of 3 sons, now in their 20’s, were brought up here since birth.
Now retired, Clive worked in the electrical/electronic controls systems industry and has experience of man management and of running projects within the Construction sector to both time and monetary budgets. His later role as a Key Account manager included Blue Chip client relationship management, the costing and pricing £M+ contracts. This experience developed a commercial pragmatism i.e. what one can and can’t do within fiscal, time and people constraints.
Before becoming a Parish Councillor in September 2014, Clive had been an active member of the Findon Sheep Fair Committee for the previous 5 years, in
John Barnett - details to follow
Cathrine has lived in the Village since 2007 and has been an active participant in the community ever since, through the Women Institute, Gardens Association, Residents Association and the Village Hall Trust. Co-opted to the Parish Council in September 2017, Cathrine supports localism and is keen to contribute to an established and respected team that put the well-being and interests of residents to the fore and deliver relevant high quality cost effective services that enhance the quality of life in Findon for all.
Cllr Peter Goldsworthy
Cllr John Havenhand:
Cllr Del Henty:
Cllr John Wilson - biog to follow
Cllr Roger Dean - biog to follow
Parish Clerk: Miss Fiona MacLeod
Parish Councillors should be contacted through the Clerk
Clerk: Miss Fiona MacLeod
34 Normandy Lane
Tel: 01903 877225
Normal office hours 2.30 to 5pm Monday to Friday
Details of the Declarations of Interest made by all Councillors can be found by following the link to the ADC web site.