Membership of an IDB includes Elected and Nominated Members.

Elected Members may be any person who owns or occupies land within the Drainage District or is nominated by a landowner or occupier of the drainage district.

Nominated Members may be any person nominated by levy-paying Councils.

Please contact the Clerk should you have an interest in becoming a Member


The current term of office for Elected Members is 3 years with an election of members at the end of each term.

The next election will take place 30th October 2024. Notice will be posted below in due course.

Board Members

Alexander Godfrey (Elected) Julie Jackson (Elected)
Cllr Carl Sherwood (Nominated) James Barton (Elected)
Christopher Day (Elected) Cllr Stephen  Bunney (Nominated) WLDC
William Strawson (Elected) John James (Elected)
Hugh Williams (Elected) Ben Jackson (Elected)
Ian Dowson (Elected) Trevor Foster (Nominated)
David Garritt (Nominated) 2 Nominated Member Vacancy (3 NLC)

Publications relating to Board conduct;

Ancholme IDB  Members Code of Conduct

Register Member Interests


Cllr Nigel Sherwood (Nominated)
Cllr Jonathan Evison (Nominated)
Ken Bates (Nominated)
Robert Borrill (Elected)
Cllr Roy Holloway (Nominated)
Roger Herring (Elected)
James Akrill (Elected)
Stuart Buckley (Elected)
Helen Rowson (Elected)
Tom Sutton-Nelthorpe (Elected)
Mike Storey (Nominated)
 Julian Anyan (Elected) Roger Douglas (Elected)