The Burlescombe Parish Council plays a pivotal role in the village of Burlescombe and the surrounding areas, including Canonsleigh and Westeligh. It is dedicated to serving the local community, improving essential services, and representing the interests of its residents to enhance their quality of life and well-being.
Beyond Burlescombe, the Council endeavors to support a diverse and sustainable Mid Devon, contributing to the flourishing of the South West region. This commitment involves strengthening the connections, capacity, and character of the community.
The Council actively collaborates across private, public, and voluntary sectors. It plays an essential role in local community affairs, representing the interests of people who live, work, and visit the area, both within and beyond the parish boundary.
The overarching aim of the Council is the growth and prosperity of Burlescombe and its community, ensuring that every decision and action taken serves the best interests of the residents.