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…

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…

Reports and Accounts

Transparency Requirement Expenditure over £100 Financial year 2016/2017 Full Year Financial year 2015/2016 Quarter 4 Accounts for year end 2016/2017 Report Accounts for Year End 31st March 2016 Page 1, Page 2, Page 3, Page 4,

Pavilion Opening

On Sunday 22nd October we held the official opening ceremony for the new Pavilion. This project has been planned for several years and we are excited to have a beautiful sports venue, suitable for for a wide range of users now open. A large number of volunteers have pulled together over the years to help … 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…

Freedom of Information

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT NEW MODEL PUBLICATION SCHEME 2008 FINNINGLEY PARISH COUNCIL THE PUBLICATION SCHEME In line with section 20 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, the Information Commissioner has now developed and approved a new model publication scheme which was adopted, without modification, by the parish council at its meeting on 18 November … Read more…

Register of Members Interest

Name Will Bedford Employment SELF EMPLOYED – SILVER SURFER I.T. TRAINING Sponsorship NONE Securities NONE Contracts NONE Land 38 GATESBRIDGE PARK, FINNINGLEY, DONCASTER, DN9 3NY Corporate Tenancies NONE Licenses NONE Name Richard Johnson Employment DMBC – MEMBER OF STANDARDS BOARD SHEFFIELD MUTUAL FRIENDLY SOCIETY – NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/BOARD MEMBER Sponsorship NONE Securities NONE Contracts NONE Land … Read more…

Minutes & Next Agenda

Local Government Act 1972 Notice is hereby given that a meeting of Finningley Parish Council will be held on Tuesday November 21st 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 … Read more…

Newsletters

The Parish Council delivers a quarterly Newsletter to every home in the village. You can view current and past Newsletters here: September 2017 Newsletter June 2017 Newsletter December 2016 Newsletter June 2016 Newsletter