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Carham Parish, Northumberland, United kIngdom

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The Draft Minutes of the Parish Council meeting held on

12th September 2017

are available on the Parish Council Meetings page



of the Parish Council is to be held on

Tuesday 14th November 2017

at 6.30pm in

St. Cuthbert's Church, Carham.

The Agenda for the meeting will be available  HERE

The Scottish Government

has introduced a new licensing system for air weapons in Scotland.

From 31 December 2016, you will generally need a visitor permit to own, use, purchase or acquire

air weapons while in Scotland.

Visitor Permits are issued by Police Scotland.


 Trustees Needed

to join the

Wark Village Hall Community Fund

The Community Fund is currently looking for villagers to join the Trust.

No hard work required, and probably only 1 meeting per year, but due to one of the trustees having to give up their place due to ill health, the trust will be left with just 2 trustees.

If you are able to help, please email the website or Parish Council, who will forward your information.

(links below)


Email the Carham Website


Email the Clerk to Carham Parish Council


 parish council vacancy

A Vacancy has arisen for a Councillor to serve on the Carham Parish Council.

More information on the our Parish Council Page.


Useful Links

carham parish council


Carham Parish Council has a responsibility to further and protect the interests of the local community.

With the current trend pushing towards the "Big Society", it is even more important that the Parish Council has a more hands-on approach with local issues.

If you feel you have a contribution to make, or feel strongly about an issue affecting the future of this community, please email the council via the link on this page.

The only way to effect change, is to be part of it.



Parish council Audited Accounts

 View audited accounts HERE (PDF) 

 Vacancy on Carham Parish Council

Carham Parish Council is currently in a position to co-opt a new councillor.  This is a voluntary position and a councillor’s task is to bring local issues to the attention of the council, and help it make decisions on behalf of the local community.  There is a wide range of training available to assist councillors develop skills and knowledge.

Northumberland County Council and the National Association of Local Councils’ websites provide prospective candidates with an insight into understanding roles and responsibilities.

Carham Parish Council meets six times a year, alternative months beginning in May, on the second Tuesday of those months, in St Cuthbert’s Church, Carham at 6.30pm.

If you wish to be considered for this position please contact the Clerk:

Agnes Changleng telephone 01890 850336 or email . 


Below you will find the names of your Parish Councillors, and details about meetings and links to Northumberland County Council planning department web  pages.


  • Agnes Weatherhead Changleng, (Clerk to the Council), 2 Howburn Farm Cottages, Cornhill, TD12 4RR - Telephone:01890 850336, Email: The Clerk to the Council HERE
  • Councillor William Potts, The Old Smiddy, Shidlaw, Cornhill, TD12 4RP
  • Councillor Ann Lauder, (Chair), Burnside Cottage, Wark, TD12 4RE
  • Councillor David John Critchlow, Waterside House, Wark, TD12 4RE
  • Councillor James J. Jobson, 9 Cheviot View, Wark, TD12 4RF
  • Councillor Victoria Poland, Mindrum Station House, Mindrum, TD12 4QL


Planning applicationS - wark village


Proposal: Erection of single garage with associated earthworks and retaining wall


Location: Moles House, Wark, Cornhill on Tweed TD12 4RE
Applicant: Mr John Baxter
Application No: 16/01879/FUL
Case Officer: Householder & Other Team


Mole Cottage Plan
The above application will be available at
Observations are required by 1 July 2016 to
Tel no: 01670 627040 Planning Central Registry Team


Planning application: 15/00202/FUL - Proposed erection of one dwelling house: Land east of Rose Cottage, Blue Row, Wark-on-Tweed, Northumberland TD12 4RH.

Application Granted



 To visit Northumberland CC Search page for local planning applications CLICK HERE




The TRUE cost of Wind Farms

 To read the full newspaper article click HERE (PDF)




Meetings Archive

For the Carham Parish Council meeting archive, use the navigation link.


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