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…

The Duck Pond

The floating island, installed in 2016, has been a great success and we’ve installed two more. The islands are designed to hold plants and provide a refuge for wildlife. Once the plants are established it should make a great habitat for wildlife. Take a look at the images of the pond island installation below     … 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 December 18th 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…

Newsletters

The Parish Council delivers a quarterly Newsletter to every home in the village. You can view current and past Newsletters here: October 2018 Newsletter June 2018 Newsletter March 2018 Newsletter September 2017 Newsletter

Your Parish Councillors

The Parish Councillors for Finningley are listed below together with their contact details and specific councillor responsibilities. To view the Councillor Declaration of Interests information please click here   Richard Johnson (Chairman) Ashlyne, Chapel Lane 771252 plugjohnson@aol.com Parish Council representative on Parish Councils Joint Consultative Committee Parish Council representative on Joint Playing Fields Association Parish … Read more…