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Next Meetings


4 Oct 22 - 19:15 to 21:00


11 Oct 22 - 19:15 to 21:00

Town Council Meeting

18 Oct 22 - 19:00 to 21:00


1 Nov 22 - 19:15 to 21:00

Updates and News


The historic proclamation of the new King.

Whereas it has pleased almighty God to call to his mercy our late Sovereign lady Queen Elizabeth II of blessed and glorious memory, by whose decease the Crown of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is solely and rightfully come to the Prince Charles Philip Arthur George.
We, therefore, the lords spiritual and temporal of this realm, and members of the House of Commons, together with other members of Her late Majesty’s Privy Council, and representatives of the realms and territories, aldermen, and citizens of London and others, do now hereby, with one voice and consent of tongue and heart, publish and proclaim that the Prince Charles Philip Arthur George, is now, by the death of our late Sovereign of happy memory, become our only lawful and rightful liege lord, Charles III, by the grace of God, of the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, and of his other realms and territories, King, head of the Commonwealth, defender of the faith, to whom we do acknowledge all faith and obedience with humble affection, beseeching God, by whom kings and queens do reign, to bless His Majesty with long and happy years to reign over us.


God Save The King.


 HM The Queen - 08/09/2022

‘It has been announced by Buckingham Palace that HM The Queen has this passed away. The Town Council are deeply saddened to hear of the death of HM The Queen.


A Book of Condolence will be opened at Howden Minster for those who wish to pay their respects, while an area at the Old Pavilion Site on the Ashes Playing Field has been designated as the official area for residents to lay flowers if they so wish. We thank both the Minster and The Ashes Playing Field Trust for offering these spaces as places for us all to pay our respects and have areas of quiet reflection.

We send our sincere condolences’.


Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) for 2020/2021 

Under the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 the Town Council has prepared Accounting Statements for the year ended March 31st 2022 in the form required by proper practices (AGAR). A copy of the AGAR and related documentation can be found on the Documents page of the website.


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