Town Clerk’s Page

From left to right: Tina Crookes: Joint Town Clerk, David Holmes: Town Proper Officer, Vic Johnstone: Assistant Town Clerk. All standing together smiling.

Alfreton Town Council employs three members of staff.

There are two Town Clerks.

The Town Clerks are accountable to the Council for the effective management of all its resources and will report to the Council as and when appropriate. The Town Clerk is responsible for ensuring that the instructions and decisions of the Council are implemented ensuring that the legal, statutory and other provisions governing or affecting the running of the Council are observed. The Town Clerks will also advise the Council on, and assist in, the formation of its policies.

Portrait photo of David Holmes, Proper Officer. David Holmes, is the Proper Officer of the Council and as such is under a statutory duty to carry out all the functions, and in particular to serve or issue all the notifications required by law of a local authority’s Proper Officer.  David has more than 30 years service with Alfreton Town Council.
Portrait photo of Tina Crookes, Joint Town Clerk. Tina Crookes is the Joint Town Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer for the Council and is responsible for carrying out the projects for the Town Council.    Tina is the Town Council’s statutory officer with regard to the annual audit, the management of the Town Council’s accounts and the notice of audit.  Tina has more than 6 years service with Alfreton Town Council.
Portrait photo of Vic Johnstone, Assistant Town Clerk. Vic Johnstone became the Assistant Town Clerk in April 2017. Vic supports the work of the Town Clerks with particular regard to the management of Committees and management of all financial records.  Vic is responsible for managing the Mayor’s diary and functions.  Vic has more than 2 years service with the Town Council.