Waterbeach Parish Council


About Waterbeach

Waterbeach is a village with a population of just over 5,166 in 2011 lying about 4 miles north of Cambridge. To see a map of Waterbeach, click here.



Parish Councillors

Waterbeach normally has fifteen Parish Councillors. Currently there is one vacancy which will be contested by means of an election which is due to be held in May 2021.

All Parish Councillors have email addresses in the form of . The Register of Interests can be accessed here.

Barbara Bull Tel: 861774 Chairman
Brian Williams Tel: 861818 Vice-Chairman

The Chairman and Vice-Chairman are ex-officio members of all Parish Council committees except for Employment.

All councillors are members of the Planning Committee. Other members with their telephone numbers (area code 01223 unless otherwise stated) and committee membership(s) are listed below:

Name Telephone Committees
Mick Bavester 07754 800637 Highways, Recreation Users
Ivan Gilzean 860003Employment,Highways, Finance
Kate Grant 511455 Employment, Finance
Martin Howlett 861076 Employment, Recreation Users
Brenda Johnson 560918 Finance, Recreation Users
Peter Johnson 560918 Finance, Highways
Clive Rabbett 0740 317883Employment, Finance, Recreation Users
Nigel Seamarks 863116Highways, Recreation Users
Jane Williams 861818 Highways
Jane Williamson 440751 Employment
Michael Williamson 860899 Finance, Highways
Adrian Wright 861846

Clerk to the Parish Council: Shelley Mason (Contact details)

Accessibility statement

This website is owned by Waterbeach Parish Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. We are trying to make all areas of the website and all content accessible but we know that there are issues for instance with many older documents which are presented as PDF files but which are not accessible to a screen reader. If you find that you need access to one of these documents please contact us and we will attempt to rectify the issue as soon as we can. You can contact us
  • by email at
  • by post to The Parish Office, Old Pavilion, Recreation Ground, Cambridge Road, Waterbeach CB25 9NJ
  • by phone call to 01223 441338

    MEETINGS.Council meetings are on the first Tuesday of every month. Planning Committee meetings take place on the third Tuesday of each month. All meetings are currently taking place remotely via Zoom with a start time of 7pm owing to the Covid-19 pandemic.

    Public opening hours at the Parish Office are normally between 10am - midday on Tuesdays and Thursdays, but during the Covid-19 pandemic will be by appointment only. The pavilion is situated directly opposite the skatepark.

    Privacy Policy

    In May 2018 Waterbeach Parish Council adopted a privacy policy

    Other tiers of Local Government

    Waterbeach lies in the district of South Cambridgeshire within Cambridgeshire County.

    The County Councillor is Anna Bradnam (email: ), who also represents Landbeach and Milton.

    The District Councillors are Anna Bradnam (email: ), Judith Rippeth (email: Tel:07956 528223)