Hankelow Parish Council

The purpose of this website is provide citizens of Hankelow with information about their Parish Council

Parish Council membership

The current members of Hankelow Parish Council (listed in alphabetical order of surname) are as follows :-

  • Carol Fitzsimons - 811347
  • Chris Cope - 07860 335 866
  • Gin Foster - (Chairman) 811558
  • Ian Jones - 812555
  • Derek Smith - 811256

To email the Parish Council, use the following address :- The email address to be used for Hankelow Parish Council

The Clerk to the Parish Council is Paula Cottrell. Her telephone number is 07837 592752.


The next meeting of the Parish Council will be held remotely via Zoom at 7.30 p.m. on Monday 1st March

To join the Zoom meeting, click here, using a meeting ID of 275 646 1357 and a password of 3d7z2w

The documents published prior to the Parish Council meeting are now available by clicking on the "Pre-Parish Council meeting documents" link to the left.

The Calendar of Meetings for the period May 2020 to May 2021 can be found here.

General information about Parish Council meetings can be found here.

Hankelow Neighbourhood Plan

The Hankelow Neighbourhood Plan has now been submitted to Cheshire East Council. The Submission Notice can be viewed here.

The Examiner’s procedural letter in respect of the Hankelow Neighbourhood Plan can be seen here.

The Examiner’s response to his initial appraisal of the Hankelow Neighbourhood Plan can be seen here.

The outcome of the second consultation by the Neighbourhood Planning Group on the subject of a village hub/pub

In 2018, the Neighbourhood Planning Group consulted the citizens of Hankelow about a village hub/pub following the loss of the White Lion and Brookfield Golf Club

There was an exceptionally high response rate of 79%.

A summary of the results of the consultation can be found here.

Assets of Community Value

The Parish Council has registered Hankelow Methodist Church with Cheshire East Council as an Asset of Community Value.

Further information about Assets of Community Value can be found here.

Rural Housing Needs Survey 2013

In 2013, Hankelow Parish Council, in conjuntion with Cheshire East Council, undertook a Rural Housing Needs survey of Hankelow Parish.

The result of this survey can be found here.

What's new on the website

28th February - A revised agenda for the Parish Council meeting of 1st March can be found in the Pre-Parish Council Meeting documents

24th February - The information you will require to participate in the Zoom Parish Council meeting of 1st March is now available above.

13th February - The 2016 - 2017 Audit documents have been moved from the front page to the Other documents page

10th February - The minutes of all the 2020 Parish Council meetings have now been added to Parish Council meeting minutes page.