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 Updated 02-01-18 13:07

Your Parish Council

Parish Clerk: Adrian Prescott
1 Sea View
Crackington Haven
EX23 0LE
Telephone: 01840 230609  Email:

Responsible for: Police, National Trust and Website (With J Wakelin)

Parish Councillors 
F Hockin Parish Councillor
Fred Hockin 01840 250529    Chair  Email

I have lived in Boscastle for the last six years and before that in Warbstow where my son and two grandchildren still live. During my time there, I was also a District Councillor and a District Councillor for the Ottery Ward for six and half years serving as Vice Chairman of the planning committee.
I worked for UPS in Bodmin and in my spare time enjoy watching Boscastle football team.
I am keen that there should be no major changes in Boscastle and that inappropriate development should be avoided. 
Responsible for: Highways/Traffic and Sir John Cottons Trust (with Vicar)

Steve Parish Councillor
Steve 01840 250284 Email

Steve and his wife Brona have been regular visitors to the area for over 30 years. His previous employment was as a project manager, taking early retirement after 23 years in 2013. Steve and Brona moved to the area in 2016. Steve has been a District Councillor and held a range of voluntary positions, including volunteering at a telephone befriending service for lonely people, as a mental health support worker and on the Monitoring Board of HM Prisons. Steve  is a volunteer at the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic.  

C Rodda Parish Councillor
Chris Rodda 01840 250012  Email

Born to an army family in India. Parents moved to St Minver in 1948. Schools: Tredrizzick CP, St Bonifice's College Plymouth, Bodmin Grammar School. Teacher/Lecturer 30 years, St Austell College, Sir James Smith's School Camelford. I am now retired. Also sometime librarian, personnel officer, market researcher, postman, pottery assistant, quality control inspector, failed writer. 
Responsible for: War Memorial, Website (with J Wakelin) and Community network

Vacancy please apply
Phone: 01840 250195  Email

Robin a well known local farmer and co-partner in Boscastle Farm Shop and Café he has a long association with the village. He is particularly proud of his role as manager of Boscastle Football Club’s first team which has had and continues a successful record.
Responsible for: Highways/Traffic and Playing Field & Ground

Carolyn Edwards Parish Councillor
Carolyn Edwards 01840 250051 Email

Responsible for: Footpaths & Seats, Highways/Traffic, Village Hall (Plus Ms Duffy & N Chater) and Community network

Chris Jarvis Parish Councillor
Chris Javis 01840 250512  Email

I have lived and worked in this area for 30 years and during that time, with my colleagues, have created a medical service of which we feel proud. It has been a privilege, and sometimes humbling, to be involved with the lives of several generations of numerous families over that time - and to grow older with them. 
Responsible for: Police, Civil Emergency and Community network

Vacancy please apply
Phone: 01840 250854  Email

Has farmed Redivallen Farm Trevalga for the past 16 years as well as running a bed and breakfast business and self-catering units. He is presently Chair of Trevalga Parish Meeting and Boscastle Football Club. Before moving to Boscastle in 2001 he was a member of St Issey Parish Council for fourteen years, for two years as Chair, and served on the planning committee North Cornwall District Council also for two years.

D Ferrett Parish Councillor
Dave Ferrett 01840 250414     Vice Chair  Email

I was born 1938 and have lived in the village all my life. Previously on the parish council for 10 years. I am a retired Carpenter/Joiner and using my skills to create an archive room at the Community and Recreation centre, where I officiate as Chairman.  I was also a member of the Coastguard for 29 years. My relaxing time is spent as a member of the snooker club. 
Responsible for: War Memorial and Sir John Cottons Trust

Chater Parish Councillor
Nick Chater 01840 250677  Email

Nick aged 47 born in Northampton where he lived until moving to Boscastle 2010 with his wife Justine and two children Amy and Hayden. As well as owning The Picture Parlour Arts and Crafts shop in Boscastle with Justine, Nick`s also a qualified Electrician and Lighting engineer which he does along with picture framing for the Picture Parlour Hobbies and interests walking and running in and around Boscastle, fishing, Kayaking when business and family allows. Joined the Parish Council May 2013. 
Responsible for: Footpaths & Seats, Highways/Traffic and Food Festival (Plus Ms Duffy & C Edwards)

Vacancy please apply
Phone: 01840 250  Email


County Councilor Barry JordanCounty Councillor Barry Jordan
Electoral Division Tintagel

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Email Barry   Tel: 01840 30048   Mobile: 07799 790813

Responsible for: Highways/Traffic

MP Scott MannMinister for Parliament Scott Mann
Electorial Division: North Cornwall

Constituency Office Constituency address:
10 Market House Arcade
Fore Street
PL31 2JA
Phone: 01208 74337 Mobil: 07702 493 795 or

Parliamentary Office House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA.
Tel: 020 7219 5744
    Email Scott