Council Members – Remuneration & Registers of Interests

Marshfield Community Council has 11 seats and is currently made up of the following Community Councillors:

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Linda Southworth-Stevens, Marshfield.  (Elected May 2022)

Chair – Finance & General Purposes Committee

Susan Davies, Marshfield (Elected May 2022)


Cath Davis, – Marshfield (Elected May 2022)


Chris Roberts Marshfield, (Elected May 2022)

Sally Simpson Marshfield, (Elected May 2022)

Chair, Planning Committee

Gary Doubler, Marshfield (Co-opted June 2022)

Fr Ross Maidment (Co-opted October 2022)

Steve Walsh-Jones, Marshfield (Co-opted April 2023)

Seema Sindhakar, Marshfield (Co-opted October 2023)

Lee Colvin, Peterstone (Co-opted January 2024)

One vacancy


There were no remuneration payments to Councillors during 2017/18

Published Councillor’s Allowances 2017-18

There was one payment to Councillor Southworth-Stevens during 2018/19 to reimburse her for printer ink used in connection with her role as Chair of the Council’s Planning Committee. Otherwise, there were no payments.

Published Councillor’s Allowances 2018-19

There were no remuneration payments to Councillors during 2019/20.

Published Councillor’s Allowances 2019-20

There were no remuneration payments to Councillors during 2020/21

Published Councillor’s Allowances 2020-21

There were no remuneration payments to Councillors during 2021/22

Statement of Remuneration Payments to Councillors During 2022/23. Councillor Cath Davis received one payment for printer ink used in connection with Council business and one payment to reimburse mileage to Gwent Records Office, Ebbw Vale.


The Council has three standing Committees:

Planning Committee – Chaired by Councillor Sally Simpson and includes all Councillors.

Finance & General Purposes Committee – Chaired by Councillor Linda Southworth-Stevens, with membership of Councillor Sally Simpson and Councillor Susan Davies.

Allotment Committee – Chaired by Councillor Cath Davis. All Councillors are members of the Allotment Committee plus members co-opted from allotment tenants.The Church Lane allotment site and the Marshfield Road allotment site have their own working groups which report to the main Allotment Committee.

Clerk to the Council – Gerald Thomas, 4 Kenilworth Road, Newport, NP19 8JQ.
Tel: 01633 375812

How we keep you informed
Council notices are posted in the Community Council noticeboard opposite the shop on Marshfield Road in Marshfield, and also in the noticeboard at Castleton near the A48 footbridge.

We also put regular updates on our website and our Facebook page.  ‘Like’ the Facebook page for Marshfield Community Council to see our regular posts.

We’d love to hear from you
We value your input – if you have any views, comments or queries, please contact us.  You are also welcome to attend any of our public meetings and monthly Community Council meetings, held on the second Tuesday of each month (except August) at 7.15 pm, at Marshfield Village Hall and accessible via Zoom.