The vacancy on the Parish Council has been filled by Tim Cryar.
He was unanimously elected by the Parish Council at its meeting last week.
Tim has lived in the village for many years, and is an ex-naval officer. He has played an active part in the preparations for the Neighbourhood Plan, and is also the chair of the Local British Legion.
Most recently, he has conducted the Remembrance ceremonies for VE and VJ Day at the War Memorial.