A PARISH council is looking for a new member.

Askam and Ireleth Parish Council has appealed to the community for a new councillor to join.

No election is needed. Candidates must 18 or over, a resident of Askam or Ireleth and able to commit to the community and attend monthly council meetings.

Anyone who would like to put themselves forward or would like more information can contact the clerk, Janice Cummings, on 01229 468277 or email aandipc@yahoo.com.

The next meeting of the parish council is on June 18 in the Rankin Hall, Duke Street, Askam, starting at 7.15pm.