Council Meetings


Council Meetings are held in the Old Free Grammar School, Bolton-le-Sands, on the first Monday  of each month (except for August), commencing at 7.00pm. Members of the public are entitled to attend these meetings, and may address the Council at the discretion of the Chairman. Planning Application matters are normally discussed, in Committee, at the end of each meeting.

Bolton-le-Sands Parish Council represents the whole of Bolton-le-Sands in two wards. North ward has seven Parish council seats and south ward has three seats. Residents of Bolton-le-Sands living south of the middle of Slyne road and Byepass road are represented on Lancaster District Council by Slyne with Hest Councillors.


Vacancy – Clerk to the Parish Council


Bolton-le-Sands Parish Council are seeking to appoint a new Clerk to the Council.

  • The post is part time, with hours to be worked flexibly (an average of 15 hours per week)
  • There are a minimum of twelve council meetings annually, held on the first Monday evening each month. There are additional meetings during the year, which the Clerk will be required to attend.
  • The Applicant will be required to work from home.
  • The successful candidate is required to be computer literate and should have good communication, literacy, administration and financial skills.
  • The applicant should be prepared to undergo further training at locations outside the vicinity.

Applications must be received by Friday 15th October  2021, supported by a C.V. which should explain how the applicant meets the job description. The Applicant should supply contact details of two referees. Applications to Cllr Wilson by post or email:

Cllr Wilson
71 Sunnybank Road

Further information and full job description from Cllr Wilson.


Code of Conduct:


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Council Meetings:


Council Meetings are held at The Old Free Grammar School, St Michaels’s Lane, Bolton-le-Sands at 7pm. The Parish Assembly is held at the Community Centre.

Parish Council Agendas and Minutes are published as Adobe pdf files.

04 Jan 2021CouncilRead/PrintRead/Print
01 Feb 2021CouncilRead/PrintRead/Print
01 Mar 2021CouncilRead/PrintRead/Print
05 Apr 2021CouncilRead/PrintRead/Print
03 May 2021CouncilRead/Print
07 Jun 2021CouncilRead/Print
05 Jul 2021CouncilRead/Print
02 Aug 2021Interim MeetingNo Meeting
06 Sep 2021CouncilRead/Print
04 Oct 2021Council
01 Nov 2021Council
06 Dec 2021Council
06 Jan 2020CouncilRead/PrintRead/Print
03 Feb 2020CouncilRead/PrintRead/Print
02 Mar 2020CouncilRead/PrintRead/Print
26 Mar 2020Annual Parish AssemblyPostponed
06 Apr 2020CouncilCancelled
04 May 2020Annual MeetingCancelled
01 Jun 2020CouncilCancelled
06 Jul 2020CouncilRead/Print
03 Aug 2020Interim MeetingRead/Print
07 Sept 2020CouncilRead/Print
05 Oct 2020Council
02 Nov 2020Council
07 Dec 2020CouncilRead/Print


Parish Councillors


Keith Budden
Tel: 01524 824247
First served on the Parish Council in 1987.
2008/9 Mayor of Lancaster.

Mark Archer
Tel: 01524 824580
Vice Chairman
Chairman of the Bowling Greens Management Committee
First served on the Parish Council in 2003.

Tracy Bell
Tel: 01524 823410
School Governor. Represents the Parish Council on the Bowling Greens Management Committee.
First served on the Parish Council in 1999.

Josie Bolton
First served on the Parish Council in 2019.

Linda Leak
Tel: 01524 823338
First served on the Parish Council in 2009. Represents the Parish Council on the Sports Pavilion Management Committee.

Geoffrey Parkinson
Tel: 01524 822036
First served on the Parish Council in 2018.

Philip Wilson
Tel: 07968 964680
Vice-Chairman of the Bowling Greens Management Committee and represents the Parish Council on the Sports Pavilion Management Committee.
First served on the Parish Council in 2017.

Gill Mason
Locum Clerk to the Council
Tel: 07882 949110


Lancaster City Council Representation:


Keith Budden
Tel: 01524 824247
Represents Bolton and Slyne

Malcolm Thomas
Tel: 01524 822471
Represents Bolton and Slyne

John Wild
Tel: 07792 216454
Represents Bolton and Slyne


County Council Representation:


Stuart Morris
Represents Morecambe North


Member of Parliament:


David Morris MP
Represents Morecambe and Lunesdale

Tide Times


29 September 2021

Time Type Height
04:53 high 7.02m
11:28 low 3.27m
17:22 high 6.87m

30 September 2021

Time Type Height
00:20 low 3.39m

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