Contact key officers

Contact details for the directors, deputy and assistant directors and section heads are listed below.

Interim Chief Executive
Name: Ian Frost
Main duties: Head of Paid Services.
Email address: chief.exec@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7QF

Deputy Chief Executive
Name: Les Clark
Main duties: Community Services, Commissioning and Technical Services, Planning and Economic Development.
Email address: chief.exec@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7QF

Interim Director Resources
Name: Paul Sutton
Main duties: S151, Corporate Services, Commercial, Governance and HR.
Email address: dcls@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7QF

Assistant Director Delivery
Name: Laura Cadman
Main duties: Contract Management, Corporate Health and Safety and Facilities.
Email address: engineer@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Friargate, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7YG

Interim Assistant Director Communities
Name: Peter Appleton
Main duties: Environmental Protection, Health and Safety, Food Safety, Community Safety Partnership, and Community Wardens .
Email address: env.health@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Friargate, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7YG

Interim Assistant Director Development
Name: Fergus McMorrow
Main duties: Economic Development, Town Centres and Tourism.
Email address:
Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Friargate, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7YG

Assistant Director Finance 
Name: Marianne Bastille
Main duties: Accountancy and Audit, Revenues and Benefits.
Email address: fin.man@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7QF

Assistant Director Legal and Democratic Services (Monitoring Officer)
Name: Lisa Tremble
Main duties: Monitoring Officer, Legal Services, Elections and Democratic Services.
Email address: dcls@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7QF

Assistant Director Customers, Performance and Housing
Name: Amanda Yellowley
Main duties: Contact Centre, Alston Local Links, Performance and Housing.
Email address: customer.services@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7QF

Building Control Manager
Name: Alaistair Richmond
Main duties: Building Control (Building Regulations).
Email address: building.control@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Friargate, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7YG

Communications and Engagement Manager
Name: John Everingham
Main duties: To manage the Council's Public Relations.
Email address: communication@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7QF

IT Services Manager and Senior Supplier for Digital Innovation
Name: Ben Wright
Main duties: IT Services, IS and IT Strategy.
Email address: IT.Manager@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7QF

Communities and Wellbeing Manager
Name: Doug Huggon
Main duties: Leisure including Community Engagement, Equalities and Eden Community Fund.
Email address: communities.team@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Friargate, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7YG

Planning Policy Manager
Name: Réa Psillidou
Main duties: Planning Policy
Email address: loc.plan@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Friargate, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7YG

Interim Planning Services Development Manager
Name: Richard Fox
Main duties: Development Control (Planning).
Email address: planning.services@eden.gov.uk
Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Friargate, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7YG

Last updated: Wednesday, 31 August, 2022.