Finningley Village Hall – A Valuable Asset to the Community

Finningley Village Hall is a recently renovated Grade 2 listed building within the Finningley Conservation Area. It was originally a barn that was converted into a school in 1839 and eventually became the Village Hall in the 1966 when it became the home of Finningley Parish Council and managed by the Village Hall Management Committee. … Read more…

Affordable Homes Open Day – October 2017

The Council would like your input into whether local residents or their family are interested in affordable housing in Finningley. We have organised an “Open Day” on Wednesday 11th October 2017 in the new Pavilion from 3.30 pm to 7.30 pm when you can meet the Planners, Developers and Councillors, ask any questions, get more … Read more…

Doncaster Public Rights of Way Forum

Doncaster Council are responsible for the maintenance and upkeep for over 500 kilometres (300 miles) of public footpaths, bridleways and byways on 588 separate routes. DMBC manage the Definitive Map which is the legal record of public rights of way. It can be viewed free of charge in the Civic Office during normal office hours. … Read more…

Footpath top of St Oswalds Close to Church Gate

Today, Wednesday 22nd June, the Parish Council has laid chippings to improve the surface of the footpath top of St Oswalds Close to Church Gate.   Our thanks go to: Stephen Racjan of the DMBC East Area team for all his help Kelly Hope of DMBC for organising the transport Tarmac (particularly Dave McCormack, manager … Read more…

Local History

Finningley is a civil parish and was part of the county of Nottinghamshire until 1974 when, as part of the reorganisation of county boundaries, it came into South Yorkshire and became part of Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster Council. The village is around 6 miles from the centre of Doncaster and at an elevation of seven meters above seal level. The main … Read more…

Minutes & Next Agenda

Local Government Act 1972 Notice is hereby given that a meeting of Finningley Parish Council will be held on October 16th in the Village Hall, Finningley. A Period of up to 15 minutes will be allowed for Public participation, prior to the commencement of formal business. Agenda for the next meeting To view the agenda for the … Read more…

Contact the Parish Council

If you have any feedback or comments use the contact form below. You can select who to contact the Chair of the Parish Council or the Clerk to the Parish Council Other useful contacts for local government are are shown at the bottom of this page. Contact Us Form Location of the Village Hall Your local elected representatives … Read more…

Local Information

Using the links below you can access useful information about organisations within and surrounding Finningley Village. Finningley Village Community Group is run by a small group of volunteers who help to put on a wide range of events and activities Finningley Village Hall The village hall can be hired, details on who to contact can be found on … Read more…