The Stours is a grouped Parish Council, situated in  North Dorset and includes the four parishes of East Stour, Stour Provost, Todber and West Stour.  The river Stour is a major  influence on the four parishes that make up the parish council and from  which the council gets its name.

Parish Council agenda and minutes can be found at: Parish Meetings and Policy Documents

Parish Planning matters: Parish Planning Application Lists

All members of the public and the press are welcome to attend meetings. The Stours Parish Council web site can be found here:

East Stour Parish Meeting

Twice a year East Stour Parish have a meeting, open to all residents to bring forward concerns, ideas, etc.  The meetings are held in the Village Hall at 7:30pm during May and November.  Please come along to be part of the decision-making for our village.

East Stour Parish Councillors
Bobbie Edwards (Chair)
Russell Haddon
Ruth Blacklock 01747 838364
Philip Brown 07778 957554
Guy Gilding 01747 838271
2 x Vacancies

Michelle Cox – Parish Clerk 01747 838367