Alan Wilson, Chairman

Alan Wilson

I was born and raised at Colston Bassett, and moved to Cropwell Bishop when I married my wife Eunice in 1971. We had one daughter, and one granddaughter who live locally. Unfortunately I was widowed in September 2011.

Cropwell Bishop Parish Council:
I was elected to Cropwell Bishop Parish Council in 1991 and elected Chairman in 2003.
My main responsibility is to attend conferences and meetings involving the Borough and County Councils;

  • To advise and assist the Parish Clerk.
  • To bring to the Parish Councils’ notice changes in Government policy.
  • To assist the Parish Clerk in the Councils’ Health & Safety Policy
  • To write, and review the Council’s Strategy on Community Engagement.

I represent the Council on other local village organisations i.e.

  • The Parish Plan Monitoring Group.
  • Entertainments & Activities Working Group.
  • The village Youth Group.
  • The Primary Schools’ Pupils’ Council.

I also co-edit and write articles for Cropwell Bishop News & co-ordinate the local Speed Watch Team.


My main interests are Politics, Reading, History and Vintage Commercial Vehicles.Until last year when I had my spine fused my other interests were walking and gardening both of which has now has been curtailed. I also own a touring caravan.

Contact Details:

53 Hoe View Road
Cropwell Bishop
NG12 3DE
0115 9893074