The Council is the first tier in local government, on an equal par with the Unity Authority.
As all the members of the Council are local we are well placed to deal with local issues.
Michala BaileyClerk to Chale Parish Council
07854 232 216
Meet the Councillors
- 1 Chatfeild Road, Niton
- Isle of Wight, PO38 2DR
Jenny and I moved to Chale in October 2016,coming from New Milton. We grew up in Lymington and attended Brockenhurst college. I am a semi retired landscape gardener ,still working 3 days a week on the mainland for my old company which I started 40 years ago.
- Cedar Rise,T
- Emmett Hill, Chale Green, PO382J
Dr Jeremy LockwoodParish Councillor
I am a retired General Practitioner who moved to Chale seven years ago, with my wife Patricia. I am currently a postgraduate researcher with the University of Portsmouth and the Natural History Museum in London, with a special interest in the dinosaurs of the Isle of Wight
- Walnut Tree Cottage, Chale Green
- Isle of Wight, PO38 2JR
Chris ParkerParish Councillor
I am a retired lawyer. My wife Jenny and I have been in the village since 2004 and our house on Blythe Shute has been our home since 2015. We are members of The Friends of Ventnor Botanic Garden, where we volunteer, and we attend the concerts held by West Wight Arts Association whenever we can. I am a member of the island branches of Amnesty International and the European Movement
- Thornbury House, Blythe Shute,
- Chale. PO38 2JR
Claire CritchisonWard Councillor
Ward councillor for Chale, Niton & Shorwell
- Bevois Farm, Laceys Lane
- Niton, Isle of Wight, PO38 2DN