Eaton Bray Parish Council
The Eaton Bray Parish Council is responsible for community centres, arts and leisure facilities, parks and play areas, public conveniences and other services within Eaton Bray, and have a right to be notified about planning applications in the area.
Parish Council Clerk
Mrs Heidi Head,
20 Good Intent,
Tel: 01525 221464
Tuesday: 09.30 - 13.30
Thursday: 09.30 - 13.30
Friday: 09.30 - 13.30
Chairman of the Parish Council
Councillor Neil Cartwright,
Tel: 01525 222597
A full list of Councillors is available in the Parish Council Contacts document.
Minutes and Agenda
For minutes of previous meetings and date & agenda for the next meeting, please scroll down to Parish Council Meetings.
Eaton Bray Neighbourhood Plan
The results of the recent Eaton Bray Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire have now been published by the Eaton Bray Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group.
To read the full report, please see
Please come and help to run your village
Become a Parish Councillor
The Parish Council is nine members of the public
We come to each Parish Council Meeting in the Coffee Tavern on the 1st Monday of each month and spend on average around six-eight hours each month advising and helping to run our village. Being a Parish Councillor in Eaton Bray Parish gives you a real opportunity to make a difference to the community.
At present we have vacancies - will YOU come and join us?
Please contact the Parish Clerk (email firstname.lastname@example.org)
Please see Become a Parish Councillor for more details.
Community Speed Watch
Eaton Bray Parish Council meetings are usually held on the first Monday of each month at 7.30pm in The Coffee Tavern.
The next Parish Council meeting is on Monday 5th March 2018.
Minutes of Previous Meetings
A summary of the minutes is usually available soon after each meeting, along with a downloadable copy of the full minutes where required.
Below are direct links to the minutes for the last six months. Please note that the most recent Parish Council Minutes (where available) are the draft minutes of that meeting and are subject to ratification at the following council meeting.
For previous minutes, please see the Parish Council Minutes Archive.
Your Parish In Pictures
Parish Council Matters
The searchable planning application list on the Central Bedfordshire Council website is updated every day at: www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk.
Central Beds have provided a handy guide for how to use the new Alcolnet weekly list pages.
Neighbourhood Plan / Designation as a Neighbourhood Area
Eaton Bray Parish Council are considering the need to draw up a Neighbourhood Plan document to set out the Village's wishes in terms of infrastructure, facilities and future development.
Please see Eaton Bray Neighbourhood Plan for more information.
Details about the current plans are available from the Parish Plans pages.
Skate & Ride Area
Details about the Skate & Ride Area that was built in early 2010, including photos and various questions & answers are available from the Skate & Ride Area pages.
If you would like to view the Parish Council Annual Return, a summary is now available:
Download summary of Eaton Bray Parish Council's Annual Return from 2011 to 2014.
Other Business Matters
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOI) the Parish Council is required to routinely and proactively provide information to the public.
These documents are available within the Parish Council Business Matters section.
Parish Council News and Forums
There is now an interactive online forum available specifically for the Parish Council: Parish Council Forum.
For discussing other topics about Eaton Bray, please see the main Forums page for the appropriate forum.
Edlesborough Parish Council
Please see the Edlesborough Parish Council website for coverage of Edlesborough, Northall and Dagnall.
District / County Council
Related services for Eaton Bray can be found on the website of Central Bedfordshire Council.
An A to Z of Central Beds Services is also available here.