Welcome

Welcome to the community website serving residents of and visitors to the area around Great & Little Broughton in Cumbria. If you feel that you would like to make any comments or if you have suggestions for improvements or for further development of the site, we would be delighted to receive them. Please email the site administrator at broughtonparishclerk@hotmail.com

This website is a community facility established and maintained by the Broughton Parish Council. Its primary purpose is to provide information resources and a communication medium for residents of the parish.

Broughton Parish Council meet once a month on a Tuesday evening at 7pm (with the exception of August & December when there may not be a meeting).

Broughton Parish Council Playarea Refurbishment- QUOTES REQUIRED

Broughton Parish Council are looking for quotations for the refurbishment of the Children’s Playarea at Welfare Field. If you are an accredited Playarea installer and supplier and you would like to provide us with a quote for these works please contact us on broughtonparishclerk@hotmail.com before the 20th February 2024.

Parish Council Grass Cutting Tender 2024

Broughton Parish Council are seeking tenders in response to this Grass Cutting Tender 2024 by the 8th March 2024.

The maps referred to in the tender are below

Grass Cutting Maps Final

Broughton Parish Benches for Grass Cutting

If you have any questions please email broughtonparishclerk@hotmail.com 

Parish Council Election 2023

All Parish Councillors are elected every four years, the next cycle is on the 4th May 2023.

The Broughton Parish Council Election for May 2023 has been declared as uncontested, for further information please view the Broughton Parish Council Declaration of Uncontested Election May 23

Future meeting dates:

Broughton Parish Council will be re-commencing meetings in a virtual format from the 23rd June 2020. In line with government guidance if as a member of the public you wish to submit a question for this meeting it will need to be with the Clerk via email by 17:00 on the Saturday prior to the meeting. Questions received after this time & date will be held until the following meeting.

For further details please see the Council Notices & Agendas page.

All meetings are held at 19:00 

19th March 2024- Christchurch

23rd April 2024-Christchurch

21st May 2024 (AGM & Annual Meeting of electors)- Christchurch

18th June 2024- Chirstchurch

23rd July 2024- Christchurch

17th September 2024-Chirstchurch

22nd October 2024-Chirstchurch

26th November 2024-Christchurch

14th January 2025- Chirstchurch

Notice of meetings will be posted on this website, and is also posted on the two noticeboards within the Parish (one outside the post office in Great Broughton, and on the one at Broughton Village Hall)

Election 2022-17th March 2022

Following the resignation of Mr Patrick Gorrill Allerdale Borough Council have confirmed that as of the 9th February 2022 that sufficient signatures have been formally received to call an election. This election will be held on the 17th March 2022. 

It has now been confirmed that this election has not been contested. And that the only party that was nominated is dually elected to the position of Broughton Parish Councillor. 

The formal notice can be viewed below.

Broughton Parish Council Notice of Uncontested Result of Poll 17th March 2022

Election 2022- 17th Feb 2022

This election has now been concluded and a copy of the results can be found below:

17th February 2022 Broughton Results Notice

Election May 2019

Broughton Declaration of Uncontested Election 

Broughton Parish Plan

This plan is somewhat outdated at the moment but the issue of updating this document is being considered by Broughton Parish Council.

Broughton Parish Plan 02-07