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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, […]

Supporters of Aberford Village Hall

Would you like to support our Village Hall? But don’t want to commit yourself to attending a monthly meeting? Then why not become a Supporter of Aberford Village Hall? The Supporters will be a group of people willing to provide advice or help, on an ad hoc basis, as and when their skills, knowledge, and […]

Village Hall Update

Maintenance The fantastic news is that the Parish Council have agreed to make a grant available to enable some of the urgent maintenance tasks to be undertaken. As detailed in our October update we will now be able to address key concerns including the roof, external walls, doors, and kitchen windows. This essential work will […]

Village Hall

At the December 2015 meeting the Parish Council agreed, in principle, to grant £15,000 to the Village Hall for essential maintenance works to the fabric of the building and provide a new boiler.This follows a request from the Village Hall Committee a couple of months ago. More background is provided on their dedicated page here. […]