Finningley Parish Council meets on the third Tuesday of each month commencing at 7pm in the Village Hall on Old Bawtry Road (next to The Harvey Arms)
Members of the public are welcome to attend these meetings and, prior to commencement of formal business, a period of up to 15 minutes are set aside for public participation. We will publish the next agenda three working days before the meeting.
We have a number useful resources throughout this site to help you. Please use the links above to find out more about the council, who your councillors are and the latest minutes & agenda.
Notice of a Casual Vacancy
The Parish Council currently has a vacancy, details can be found here:
Tour De Yorkshire 2018 – Road Closures
Please be aware that on Thursday May 3rd the tour will pass through Blaxton and Auckley.
There will be traffic controls and may be traffic delays along Thorne Road to Blaxton roundabout, Mosham Road and Hurst Lane (and Great North Road to Parrot’s Corner) at the following times:
- Women’s Race is due to pass through between 11.50 and 12.20
- Men’s Race is due to pass through between 17.50 and 18.20
There will also be parking restrictions along the route.
Blaxton War Memorial – Listed Status
The War Memorial at Blaxton has been granted Grade 2 listed status. The details confirming this decision can be found here:
At the last meeting of the PCJCC (Parish Councils Joint Consultative Committee) Parish & Town Councils were invited to forward questions for the Mayor who attended the meeting and gave responses. Finningley Parish Council forwarded 5 questions. The questions and responses can be viewed here
Winter Weather and the Grit Bins
Finningley has a number of grit bins around the village. The grit is specifically for gritting pavements and is freely available to residents. The keys to these bins are held by Parish Councillors who can be contacted on the Your Councillors page of this website. Alternatively their contact details are on the quarterly Parish Newsletter.
The bins are located:
At the Village Hall
Corner of Lindley Road and Chapel Lane
Top of Elm Drive
South Yorkshire Police Alerts
SYP Alerts is a messaging system brought to you by South Yorkshire Police for our communities
By registering with SYP Alerts, you can choose to receive news and appeals, local crime information and/or prevention advice – direct to you by email, text or voice message.
Registering for alerts is completely free and once you have signed-up, you can chose how you want to receive the messages and what you want to receive messages about.
Finningley Village Hall
Finningley Village Hall is a recently renovated Grade 2 listed building within the Finningley Conservation Area.
The Village Hall has a very large multi-purpose main room, a well maintained and functional kitchen, a small meeting room, a large number of tables and chairs and very good toilet facilities (including disabled toilets).
There are car parking facilities available to the front of the Village Hall, and its central location makes it within walking distance of most parts of the village.
It is suitable for wedding receptions, music events, parties, and other special occasions.
To make enquiries about the availability of Finningley Village Hall please contact Elaine McNulty on Doncaster 771699.