A spring-line settlement along the northern margin of the Bride Valley, at the foot of the chalk scarp, about 145m (500ft) below the A35 main trunk road in south west Dorset, England. The village lies within an area of outstanding natural beauty some 14.5km (9 miles) west of Dorchester, 10km (six miles) east of Bridport and 5km (3 miles) from the sea at West Bexington. At the 2011 census the village comprised 195 dwellings housing a population of 359.
Litton Cheney Parish Council VacancyDo you want to make a positive difference in the Parish of Litton Cheney? Would you like to influence decisions that affect your community? Your Parish Council is looking to co-opt the right person to fill a vacancy.This is a voluntary role. Apart from attending six evening meetings per year (each meeting usually lasts up to a couple of hours), the amount of time required depends entirely on how much you are in a position to give. We are a friendly Parish Council and training and support is available. To be eligible, you must be 18 or over, an elector and have been a resident or worked within 3 miles of the Parish for the last year.If you would like to know more or have any questions, please contact Bill Orchard on 01308 482660 or John Firrell on 01308 482313 or speak to any of the other Parish Councillors - their photos and contact details can be found hereTo apply, please contact Maggie Walsh, Parish Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org