Administration and Other Staff

Council Administration

The Clerk is assisted by two part time administrators, Penny Hartley and Marilyn Charlesworth.

Penny looks after Hugh Ripley Hall amongst other things, any enquiries about booking the hall should be directed to Penny who is in the office on Monday and Thursday.

Marylin acts as Mayor’s Secretary and assists the Clerk on Civic Events.  Please contact Marylin on Monday and Thursday mornings if you would like to discuss a mayoral engagement.

Ripon City Council Events

The Clerk is responsible for arranging the council’s civic events, these include Mayor Making, Mayoral Installation/Freedom Weekend, Battle of Britain, Remembrance Sunday and New Years Eve.

At the meeting of Full Council on 10th December 2018 a resolution to outsource the events previously arrange by and the promotional role previously carried out by Discover Ripon was made.

We will be engaging specialists to carry out these functions.