Next Parish Council Meeting

The next parish council meeting will be held on Thursday 18th November 2021 in Hermitage Church and starting at 7.30pm. . 

The public are welcome to attend however, anyone wishing to speak in the open forum should let the clerk know, no less than 48hrs in advance to arrange participation.

For the protection of all concerned, HPC askes that only those who have been fully vaccinated attend meetings.

Meetings are generally held on the 3rd Thursday of each month, in the Adelaide meeting room at the back of Hermitage Church and starting at 7.30pm.

Councillor Vacancy



Hermitage, Cold Ash and Chieveley WARD



1.         There is a vacancy on the above Council caused by a resignation due to    family needs.

2.         A bye-election to fill the vacancy will be held if, within 14 days (not counting a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, or a Bank Holiday) from the date below, ten electors for the ward/parish give notice in writing claiming such an election to the Returning Officer.

3.         The address of the Returning Officer is: Ms N Pierce, The Parish Clerk             hermitagepc@outlook.com, Farm Gate, High Street, Chieveley, RG20 8TA.

4.          If no such notice is given the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.

5.          Anyone wishing to be nominated as a councillor should send their contact details along with a paragraph on why they would like to join HPC, any particular skills they may have (not a requirement) and any previous experience (also not a requirement) to the Parish Clerk before Friday October 15th.

              To become a member of the parish council you must be a resident of Hermitage and to have lived or worked in the village for at least 12 months.

Dated: 30th September 2021          Signed     Sue Russell                    Chair