The Council


In May 2015, 6 residents stood at the Parish Council Election for the 7 vacancies to form the Little Waldingfield Parish Council for a period of 4 years.  Since the Election, Tim Sheppard and Chris White have been co-opted onto the council.

The Councillors, who undertake their duties voluntarily, are supported by the Parish Clerk.  

Chairman Andy Sheppard  EMAIL 01787 247980
Vice Chairman

Barbara Campbell



Stewart Braybrook 

01787 247043

07767 791454


Matt Foster  EMAIL

07779 003635

Tim Sheppard


Allan Wells


Chris White

Parish Clerk               Dave Crimmin EMAIL               01787 375085        

For all matters concerning the Parish Council along with all correspondence, please contact The Parish Clerk above who lives at Cragston, Sudbury Road, Newton, Sudbury CO10 0QH

The Parish Clerk can be contacted at any reasonable time during the day or evening, Monday to Friday, Bank Holidays excepted.

General Power of Competence

At the meeting held on the 19th May 2015, the councillors adopted the General Power of Competence.

Code of Conduct

In accordance to the Localism Act 2011 ss 26 to 37, Little Waldingfield Parish Council at its meeting on 4th November 2014 adopted the Suffolk Local Code of Conduct. You can view a copy of the Councillors' Register of Interests on this website or Babergh District Council's.

Roles undertaken by Councillors

Councillors Braybrook and Campbell are the council representative on the Playing Field Committee and Councillor Andy Sheppard is the council representative to the Suffolk Association of Local Councils.

Councillors Tim Sheppard, Campbell and White are council members of the Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group.

Contacting Babergh District and Suffolk County Councillors

Little Walingfield falls in the Waldingfield Ward of Babergh District and has 2 councillors representing the ward who are Margaret Maybury and Frank Lawrenson Colin Spence is the Suffolk County Councillor representing the Sudbury East and Waldingfield Division which includes Little Waldingfield.  Contact details are as follows

Margaret Maybury

Puddledock Garden
Clay Hall Lane
CO10 0AQ

01787 464358


Frank Lawrenson

The Old Rectory
Great Waldingfield
Sudbury CO10 0TL

01787 372428

Colin Spence 

22 Rochester Way
CO10 1LP 

01787 378184