Town Council Updates

Town Council Vacancy Notice

There is currently a vacancy in the Beverley Town Council Ward of Minster South.

To instigate a by-election, 10 electors from within the ward of Minster South have to request one by Thursday 27th May 2021. This must be done so in writing to the Chief Executive of the East Riding of Yorkshire Council at County Hall, Beverley, East Yourkshire, HU17 9BA.

If by that expiration date no petition for a by-election has been received, the Town Council will co-opt a new member to fill the vacancy.

New Mayor Elected

Congratulations of Cllr Linda Johnson, who has been elected Mayor of Beverley for the 2021-2022 Municipal Year.

Cllr Johnson

Cllr Johnson’s consort will be her husband, Mr Graham Johnson.

Read more about the new Mayor, including how to to seek her support or invite her to your events.

Partnership Grants

Beverley Town Council has launched their new Partnership Grants Scheme.

These are for established, ongoing projects, such as annual or bi-annual events, ongoing services and longer term project delivery. Funding is agreed on a three-year rolling basis (dependent on on annual review).

As part of the application process, you do not have to apply for just funding – we also want to know in what other practical ways we can support your organisation.  The Town Council hopes to work as a genuine partner with successful applicants.

Application forms and more details.

New Councillor

Congratulations to Cllr Alison Healy, who has been elected to represent St Mary’s East Ward.

Alison Healy

The By-election took place on Thursday 6th May 2021, with the count taking place the following day on Friday 7th May

The Results were as follows:

  • Alison Healy (Liberal Democrat) – 515
  • David Elvidge (Conservative) – 452
  • Jackie Heffer (Labour) – 184
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Meeting Schedule

Beverley Town Council has a schedule of full council, committee and working group meetings throughout there year.

Please note that this schedule can be subject to change, so any changes or additions will be added to that page.

Observing Meetings

Members of the public can view live-steams and recordings of meetings via the Town Council’s You Tube Channel.

Agenda and Minutes

Beverley Town Council has a duty to publish agenda and minutes on this website.  The Agenda and Minutes page includes these documents from the start of the Municipal Year 2020-2021 – new agenda and minutes are regularly added to the page. Copies of agendas are also placed in the Wednesday Market notice board.

We are currently developing an archive of minutes from previous years, which when ready will be accessible via that page.

Forthcoming Meetings

Meetings may be subject to change, which will be detailed on this website. Agendas and minutes are available to view and download.

May 2021
Date Meeting Time
Mon 17th Policy and Finance 6:30pm
Tue 25th Planning Property and Services 6:30pm
Thu 27th Personnel 11:00am
June 2021
Date Meeting Time
Mon 7th Full Council 6:30pm
Wed 16th Christmas Lights 1:30pm
Mon 21st Policy and Finance 6:30pm
Tue 22nd Planning Property and Services 6:30pm
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