City Council

Council Structure

St Davids City Council is the first tier of local government and is a statutory body. The City Council is made up of 12 Councillors who are elected to represent the residents of St Davids for a term of five years.

The City Council provides a wide range of services and amenities including the community hall, youth drop in centre, children’s play area, skate park, bus shelter, city centre floral arrangements, festive lighting displays, weekly outdoor market and more.

St Davids City Council from May 2023


Councillor Emma Evans 

Deputy Mayor

Councillor Bira Sehmi

County Councillor

Councillor Bethan Price

St Davids City Councillors

Cllr Emma Evans

Cllr David Griffiths

Cllr John Jeremy

Cllr Frank John

Cllr Becky Lloyd

Cllr Bethan Price

Cllr Rhys Price

Cllr Bira Sehmi

Cllr Richard Thornton

Cllr Neil Walsh

Cllr Shan Williams


Clerk to the Council 
Mr Simon Mann
City Hall,  High Street,  St Davids,  Pembrokeshire  SA62 6SD
Telephone 01437 721 137


Deputy Clerk to the Council 
Miss Jessica Foster
City Hall, High Street, St Davids, Pembrokeshire, SA62 6SD
Telephone 01437 721 137


Responsible Financial Officer
Mr Will Mann
City Hall, High Street, St Davids, Pembrokeshire, SA62 6SD
Telephone 01437 721 137



The City Council undertakes its business at a monthly meeting usually on the first Monday of each month with a second meeting on the third Monday of the month, no meetings are held throughout August, 

City Council led Groups-

Staff Committee: Mayor, J Jeremy, F John, R Thornton, S Williams

Finance Committee: Mayor, D Griffiths, R Price, S Williams.

Grants Committee: R Thornton, F John, B Lloyd, B Sehmi, R Price, B Price

St Davids Day Celebration Group:  Mayor, B Price, B Sehmi.

Youth Drop In Committee:  F John, B Price, B Sehmi and R Thornton.

Coffee and Chat – F John

Flagmaster: M Gray

Deputy Flagmaster: S Robinson and R Thornton

Press Officers: Clerk and Deputy Clerk

Internal Auditor: Paul Evans

How to contact St Davids City Council

The normal approach to the City Council is through the Clerk .

Click here to see the individual contact details for each councillor.

How to contact the County Councillor for St Davids

Click here for contact details of Councillor Bethan Price


The key facilities that the City Council operates include the City hall, Whitesands car park and Beach Cafe as well as the Memorial Playing Fields on New Street, Skate Park at Waun Fawr and the Cross Square and its markets.

Click here for contact names and numbers of all facility owners / managers.


Click here to see all council representative to other organisations and their contact details.