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Village Hall – update

The viability renovations are now approaching completion, with the walls repointed, and the roof and guttering improved. Other improvements include painting the inside of the hall, replacing the boiler, and having a great looking new floor fitted. A front door, a kitchen door and a kitchen window are on order, and should be fitted over […]

Carers Leeds Coffee & Cake Morning

Tuesday 7 June 2016. 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Aberford Village Hall Carers Leeds would like to invite Carers and Non-Carers to a Coffee & Cake Morning. Please drop in for a hot drink, slice of cake and a chat. A Community Development worker is working in our area, so this is a great opportunity […]

Neighbourhood Plan

The latest minutes of the Neighbourhood Development Plan Management Group (the NDPMG) are available on the documents page – please click here. Also click here to find out more information about the Aberford Neighbourhood Plan.  

Tour de Yorkshire (Cote de Aberford?)

Saturday 30 April saw the Tour de Yorkshire pass through the village. Support throughout was excellent, and a big thank you to all who got involved. Particular mention for events at the Village Hall, the Church, and  pupils at Aberford School whose artwork can be seen in the third picture below. Many thanks too to […]

Next Parish Council meeting – Tuesday 19 April 2016 at 7.30pm

The Parish Council will next meet on Tuesday 19 April 2016 at 7.30 pm at the Oriel Room, St Ricarius Parish Church. The papers are available by clicking here. Everybody is welcome and there is a 15 minute public session when members of the public can comment on agenda items. If there’s anything you would like […]

Leeds Fest Residents’ Tickets – Draw Results

The draw for the 54 residents’ tickets allocated to the Parish Council took place on Thursday 7 April at the Bowls Club – thanks to Aberford Bowls Club for letting us use the club house. You should by now have heard via email whether you were drawn or not. If you were successful – please […]

Village Hall Update

Viability Renovations Work has now started on the viability renovations, made possible by the generosity of the Parish Council. The key task of repointing has now been completed. Unfortunately our contractor has decided not to undertake any further work, so we are actively seeking quotes for the remainder of the work. If you are able […]

Grants for community groups

From time to time, the Parish Council becomes aware of funding opportunities for local groups. We will try and keep this post updated with details so keep an eye on this section of the website. Hook Moor Wind Farm Community Farm £10,000 available every year for community groups in Aberford and Micklefield. For more information, […]