Councillors and Clerk contact details (with areas of responsibility)

Name Contact details
Andrew Lewis (Chair, Website, DPO, SALC representative)
Josie Bassinette (Vice-Chair, Car Parks, Sizewell C)
Esme Richardson (Playing field/playground equipment H&S)
Jane Sutherland-Rogers (Footpaths, Highway Matters, Village News)
Lee Sutton (Playing field/playground equipment H&S)
Rebecca Whiting
Vanessa Tucker
Simon Ashton (RFO)
Mark Knight (Clerk)
Correspondence to:

The Heritage Hut,

The Green,


IP18 6TT



Next Parish Council Meeting: The next scheduled meeting of Walberswick Parish Council will be on Monday 16th January 2023 at 7pm in the Heritage Hut, The Green, Walberswick. This meeting is open for the public to attend either in person or remotely (via Zoom). Anybody who wishes to attend remotely should email: BEFORE 6PM on the day of the meeting

Note: Follow the link to see the agenda and associated papers for each meeting of WPC, which are published on this website at least 3 days (not including Sundays and Public Holidays) before the meeting takes place

Follow the link to see the schedule of meetings up until May 2023


PUBLIC NOTICE: Follow the link to the see the Notice of Conclusion of 2021/22 External Audit, Annual Governance Statement (Audited), Accounting Statements (audited) and the External Audit Report & Certificate.


PUBLIC NOTICE: Parish Council Nominative Trustee to Walberswick Common Lands Charity: A vacancy will arise (due to the end of term of an existing Trustee) for a Parish Council Nominative Trustee to Walberswick Common Lands Charity in January 2023 and applications are now invited from any interested individuals. For further details, please email the Clerk at Last date for receipt of applications is Friday, 6 January 2023


A newly elected Councillor has to sign an undertaking, as part of their written declaration of acceptance of office, that they will observe the LGA Code of Conduct (adopted in unmodifed form by the Parish Council in May 2022). In addition, all Councillors have to complete a Register of Interests within 28 days of the election, which is available for anyone to view. Follow the link for more details on Register of Interests (Note: This policy is hosted on an external website and will open in a new tab).


All planning applications relevant to Walberswick are listed and updated regularly. They are linked to the East Suffolk website where you can see all the available documents.
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