Parish Council & Local Government

This page contains the details of representatives of all levels of government for the village, as well as links to previous Parish Council meeting minutes (to December 2023) and other useful documents.

Parish Council

The Parish Council meets at 7pm on the first Wednesday of the month in the Methodist Church Hall.

All Parish Council Meeting Dates 2023-24

Link to all Parish Council Meeting Minutes

P C Minutes Archive to December 2023

Next Parish Council Meeting Agenda

Agendas for all upcoming Parish Council meetings will be linked here when available

Convent Meadow Meeting Minutes

Convent Meadow Minutes Archive to November 2023


Women’s Hall Meeting Minutes

Women’s Hall Minutes – October 2023

Women’s Hall Minutes – July 2023

Women’s Hall Minutes – March 2023



Planning applications are submitted to Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council (via the Planning Portal), and these are then passed to the Parish Council for consultation. HBBC will consider Parish Council views and recommendations as part of their decision making processes but are not bound by them. Representations or comments may be submitted to the Parish Council and also to HBBC before any relevant deadlines.

Current planning applications (on external website)

Byelaws, Rules, Regulations and Policies:

Accessibility Statement – July 2022

Appraisal Policy and Forms 2022

Asset Register – 2023

Annual Governance Statement – 2022/2023

Cemetery Charges 2023-2024

Cemetery Guidelines – Hinckley Road – July 2023

Cemetery Guidelines – Wykin Lane – April 2023

Code of Conduct – April 2023

Complaints Procedure – May 2023

Conclusion of Audit – Sections 1 and 2 – August 2022

Conclusion of Audit – Section 3 – August 2022

Conclusion of Audit – August 2023

Councillors’ Responsibilities – 2023

Data Protection Policy – 2023

Dignity at Work Policy – 2022

Disciplinary Policy – 2023

Employment Life Cycle Policy – 2023

Equality and Diversity Policy – 2023

External Auditor’s Report and Certificate – August 2023

Financial Regulations – May 2023

Fire Safety Policy – 2022

Freedom of Information Policy – 2022

Grievance Policy – 2023

Guidance For Parish Council Candidates – 2022

Health and Safety Policy – 2022

Homeworking Policy – 2023

Lone Working Policy – 2023

Privacy Notice – Public – 2023

Privacy Notice – Staff and Councillors – 2023

Publication Scheme Guidance – May 2023

Public Participation at Parish Council Meetings – Sept 2023

Parish Councillor Person Specification

Parish Councillor Role Description

Records Management Policy – July 2022

Register of Members’ Interests (HBBC page)

Risk Assessment – July 2022

Sickness Absence Policy – Sept 2023

Standing Orders – May 2023

Subject Access Requests Policy – 2023

Tree Maintenance Policy – 2022

Stoke Golding Parish Council

Nicola Smith (Chair)

Sarah Beale (Clerk and Cemetery Administrator)

tel: 07398  448436

Ruth Fisher

Chris Pegg

Amanda McLean (Vice Chair)

Katie Elliott

Vicki Palmer

Mark Styles

Myron Serednycky

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council (Ambien Ward)

Miriam Surtees (Con) Borough Councillor


Leicestershire County Council

All general online enquiries to Leicestershire County Council should be made via its Customer Service Centre

Bertie Harrison-Rushton (Con) County Councillor

Cllr Harrison-Rushton’s LCC page

Parliament (Bosworth Constituency)

Dr Luke Evans (Con) Member of Parliament

Parliamentary: House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

020 7219 3000

Constituency: Bosworth Conservative Association, 10a Priory Walk, Hinckley, LE10 1HU

 01455 635741