Strete, Devon Strete

All photographs copyright Nick Shepherd

Parish Council Members

Strete Parish Clerk
Hannah Iles - 01548 580449

Peter Hales - 01803 770739
4 Crestfields, Strete, Dartmouth TQ6 0SD
Peter is the Chairman of the Parish Council and parish liaison with our neighbouring parishes and landowners. He is also the bus transport focal point for the parish.

Graham Campbell - 01803 770450
Sea Drift, Strete, Dartmouth TQ6 0RS 
Graham looks after the Village Green which involves all aspects of husbandry of this village asset. He oversees the maintenance of Prideaux Lane as a Right of Way. Graham also works with local welfare organisations to coordinate their work in Strete. With Kate Gill he represents Strete Parish on the Slapton Line Partnership. Finally, he works with Ian, Kate and South Hams District Council to represent the parish’s interests down at Strete Gate carpark and motorhomes visiting the area.

Ralph Clark 01803 770954
Weatherley, Strete, Dartmouth TQ6 0RS 
Ralph is the focal point for planning matters which arise in the parish. The parish council is consulted on all planning applications submitted to SHDC. He is responsible for reporting potholes, arranges village road sweeping and hedge cutting, through liaison with farmers. He is parish liaison with the Village Hall committee and the Kings Arms Community Pub committee.

Ian Cumberlidge 01803 770020
1 Seacroft, Strete, Dartmouth TQ6 0RU

Ian is the tree warden for the village which means he keeps a close eye on trees in the village. He also looks after the footpaths and keeps an eye on Strete Gate along with Kate and Graham. He oversees the running of the Playpark and the maintenance of the vehicle activated speed (VAS) machines on the A379 and Totnes Road.

Kate Gill 01548 511441
The Bench Mark, Kernborough TQ7 2LL
Kate is our joint representative on the Slapton Line Partnership and has been involved with this over several years.

Helen Darch 01803 770018
Homer Park, Strete, TQ6 0SJ
Helen is the liaison with religious communities in the parish. Helen provides the Clerk with accounts support and general duties. Helen is also the Police Advocate for the parish council.

(Kingsbridge & Stokenham Ward)
Julian Brazil 01548 511109
Crab Cottage, East Prawle, Kingsbridge TQ7 2DA
Julian represents Devon County Council at our monthly meetings. That means he speaks on all matters to do with highways, some waste management, education, libraries, social services, and health.

DISTRICT COUNCILLOR (Allington and Strete Ward)
Laurel Lawford

Laurel is the district councillor for our ward. She represents South Hams District Council across areas which include planning, waste collection, public toilets, car parking, licencing, and pest control. The District Council also levies and collects Council Tax on behalf of all precepting authorities.