The civil parish is the most local unit of government in England.
A Parish Council is a statutory local authority established under the Local Government Act 1972. It operates in the area of a defined civil parish or group of parishes.
A Town Council is a Parish Council which has resolved to call itself a Town Council.
Further information on Parish and Town Councils and Parish Councillors see County, town and parish councils.
Contact: Ribble Valley Borough Council
Telephone: 01200 425111
Fax: 01200 414432Ribble Valley Borough Council, Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe, BB7 2RA