Councillors & Clerk

Colette McCabe

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Mrs McCabe is the Clerk to The Gorge Parish Council.

  • The Gorge Parish Council
    Unit C22, Maws Craft Centre
    Jackfield. Telford. TF8 7LS
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Tony Hobson

Coalport & Jackfield
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Cllr Hobson is the Parish Representative for the Woodside Allotments and Coalport Village Hall Management Committee, Chairs our Personnel Committee, is a Contingency Plan Councillor and sits on the Pride in Your High Street and Rights of Way Liasion Committees.

Avon Horden

Coalport & Jackfield
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Cllr Horden sits on our Christmas Lights group and is our representative for Jackfield Village Hall.

Maureen Bragg

Coalbrookdale & Ironbridge
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Vice Chair, Cllr Bragg is on our Parish Environmental Team Committee and also represents the Parish Council on the Coalbrookdale and Ironbridge Community Centre Committee and the Severn Gorge Countryside Trust and represents us on The Gorge Flood Action Group.

Carolyn Healy

Coalbrookdale & Ironbridge
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Cllr Healy leads the Pride in Your High Street project, sits on our Personnel Committee and Christmas Lights group and is also on our Parish Environmental Team Committee. Cllr Healy also leads on Friends of Dale End Park and is on the TWC Children and Young People Scrutiny Committee.

Heather Oldershaw

Coalbrookdale & Ironbridge
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Chair of the Parish Council, Cllr Oldershaw sits on the World Heritage Site Steering Group Committee, Chairs our Grievance Committee and is on our Parish Environmental Team and pride in Your High Street Committees. Cllr Oldershaw is also on the Walking Festival Committee, the Walkers are Welcome Group, represents the council at Traffic in The Gorge meetings, and is on our Rights of Way Liason Committee.

Martin Barrett


Cllr Barrett represents the Parish Council on the Lightmoor Village Estates Management Committee.

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Paul Rhoden

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Cllr Rhoden represents the Parish on the Lightmoor Village Community Group and sits on our Personnel Committee.