Officers & Councillors


Name Email Address
Mrs Bev Cornish (Clerk) Downton Parish Council C/o West View, Slab Lane, Downton, Salisbury Wiltshire SP5 3PS
10 am to 3 pm, Monday to Friday


Name Email Address
Cllr Jane Brentor
Cllr Becky Cornell
Cllr Chris Hall
Cllr Dave Mace
Cllr Christine Pearce
Cllr Matthew Randall
Cllr Paul Roberts
Cllr Gareth Watts
Unitary Cllr Clewer
Wiltshire Council Representative

Register of Interests

Details of councillor’s interests can be found on Wiltshire Council’s website using the following link:

Representation on Parish Council Committees and Working Groups

All Councillors are required to attend the Main Council meetings.  They may also work on other sub-committees and working groups – see table below.  These may involve members of the public.  C = Chair, M = Member, XOM = chair of Amenities Ctee is ex-officio member.

Amenities CommitteeMMMM
Complaints CommitteeMMM
Finance & Strategy CommitteeMMMMMM
New Housing Development CommitteeMMM
Staffing CommitteeMMM
Bridge Working GroupMM
Caring Community Working Group MM
Communications Working GroupMMM
Downton Football Club Steering GroupM
BWSCA Working Group (name changed from Leisure Centre)MMMM
Moot Lane Recreation Working GroupMMM
Post Office Working GroupMMMM
Rights of Way Working GroupM
Tree Working GroupMM
Water Meadows and Flood Defence CommitteeMMM
Number of Committees / Working Groups126536328

Representation on External Organisations

Councillors represent Downton Parish Council on various local external organisations.  These are shown in the table below.  Note the Number of Councillors column shows the number appointed versus the number allowed on the external organisation.  T = Appointed trustee of charity and also Parish Council representative – included in row/column totals.  t = Appointed trustee of charity only – not included in row/column totals.

 JB BCCHPRMRDMCPGWNumber of Councillors
Brian Whitehead Sports & Social Club Assoc.112 / 2
Carver Trust.  >charity detailsT1 / 1
Downton Cuckoo Fair.  >web site >company details11 / 1
Downton Link.  >web site.   >charity details11 / 1
Downton Moot Preservation Trust
>web site >charity details >company details
11`2 / 2
Downton Memorial Hall / Centre
>web site >charity details #1 / details #2
tT1 / 1
Downton Memorial Centre Fire Safety ‘Responsible Person’11
Millennium Green Trust.  >charity details11 / 2
Stockman and Woodlands Trust  >charity details11 / 2
Allotments Assoc.  >web-site11 / 1
South Wilts Area Board - Main Group.  >info1 (Reserve)12 / 2
South Wilts Area Board - Community Area Transport Group.  >info11 / 1
Chalk Pit Management Committee11
Number of Working Groups3131233