Councillor Vacancies

Hesket Parish Council currently has vacancies for Councillors in Armathwaite, Calthwaite and Southwaite wards. The role normally involves attending six Council meetings a year at Low Hesket Village Hall, although at present, due to covid-19 restrictions, these will be taking place virtually, via Zoom. The role of a Parish Councillor is to represent the interests of your local community.

To qualify as a Parish Councillor you must:

  • Be a UK, Commonwealth, Republic of Ireland or EU citizen.
  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Live or work within the Parish or within three miles of its boundary.

To apply or for more information on the role of a Councillor, please contact the Parish Clerk using the contact form on this site, by email at or by phone on 07522 939 696.




For more information on the Parish Council please click on the links below:

Council Overview                     Councillors                      Minutes and Agendas                 

Accounting and Finance                   Policies and Documents