General information

Cannington Parish Council is the first tier of local government. There are ten councillors including Chairman Colin Allen and Vice-Chairman Mike Phillips. The council meet on the second Tuesday of the month (excluding August) at 7.00pm in the upper hall of Cannington Village Hall.

Agendas and minutes of all Council meetings and committee meetings are published on this website and displayed on the village notice boards located at the village hall and the Alms Houses.

If you wish to raise a query with the Parish Council please contact the Clerk in the first instance.

Clerk to the Council: Mrs Tina Gardener Deputy Clerk: Mrs Aly Prowse

Address: Cannington Parish Council, Community Office, Village Hall, Brook Street, Cannington, Bridgwater, Somerset TA5 2HP

Tel: 01278 653322


Opening hours: Monday and Thursday 10.00 am – 12 noon

Councillor Details

Parish Council

Colin Allen 9 Lonsdale Road, TA5 2JR 0799451577
Alan Beasley 17 High Street, TA5 2HE 652812
Kym Wardhaugh  14 Clifford Park, TA5 2HG 651107
Steve Pettitt Cannington House, 1 Fore Street, TA5 2HQ 652273
Graham Bell 21 Clifford Park. TA5 2HG 652579
Robert Morgan Willow Cottage, Withiel Drive TA5 2LY
Michael Phillips Acton Cottage, Withiel Drive, TA5 2JR 652876 07746973419
Robin Phipps 07587 254654
Ian Dyer Blackmore Farm, TA5 2BE 653442
Andrew Vickery 653171

Sedgemoor District Councillors

Brian Bolt Blakes Farm, Blakes Road
Wembdon, TA5 2BE
Tel: email:
Ian Dyer Blackmore Farm, Blackmore Lane,
Cannington, TA5 2NE
Tel: 01278 653442 m.07740076675 email:

Somerset County Councillor Cannington Ward

Mike Caswell Grassmere, Stockland Bristol, TA5 2PZ Tel: 01278 652043 email:

Member of Parliament – Bridgwater

Ian Liddell Grainger 6 Northgate, Bridgwater, TA6 3EU Tel: 01278 458383 email: