Entries by Parish Council

D Day Commemoration

D-Day 80 A Light of Peace is to be lit at the Village War Memorial at 9.15 on 6th June as part of a national and international Act of Respect for what many considered to be the beginning of the end of World War II.

Village Pump Restoration

Pump House – beautifully and sympathetically restored by Steve Collins on behalf of  the Parish Council.  Paid for by the Community Infrastructure Levy. Photographs courtesy of Mr Brian Lunn.  

Ward Boundary Consultation

From the Local Government Boundary Commission: Draft recommendations for new wards, ward boundaries, and ward names for Wakefield Council have now been published.  Comments on the recommendations are invited.  The  consultation closes on 15 July 2024. Draft recommendations report Draft recommendations map Summary of the draft recommendations Have your say You can take part in […]

District Council and Mayoral Elections May 2nd 2024

Official Notices – Statements of Persons nominated for both the District Ward and the West Yorkshire Combined Authority elections are now displayed on the Parish Council notice board which is located at the top of Darrington Road by the old telephone box.

Bus Reform Consultation: Presentation Event at Wakefield Town Hall

Do you want to find out more about West Yorkshire’s bus reform consultation? The West Yorkshire Combined Authority believes it needs to change the way local buses are run to achieve our ambitions for better buses in West Yorkshire. To support this consultation, they are hosting a presentation event on 8 December at Wakefield Town […]

New East Hardwick Parish Boundary

Following the local elections in May, the Parish has been extended and now includes The Kennels and Hundhill areas. The new boundary is shown in yellow highlighter, the area in white was the previous Parish and the shaded area is the area now incorporated into the Parish. The full map can be accessed on the […]

Consultation New Local Plan for Wakefield district

The Government requires local authorities to have up-to-date plans in place to guide development. The new local plan for Wakefield district will guide investment and growth, as well as safeguard and improve the environment, up to 2036. The Local Plan was submitted for independent examination in May 2021. The Inspector has indicated that, subject to […]

Parish Council Elections Thursday, 4 May 2023

If you are interested in joining the Parish Council nomination papers can be downloaded from the Wakefield Council website – elections 2023 4th May – info for candidates – nominations papers. Deadline for submission is 4pm on Tuesday 4th April.

Act of Remembrance

Sunday 13th. November 2022 10:45 a.m. (approx) at East Hardwick War Memorial This year marks the 90th. anniversary of the Dedication of the War Memorial on 11th. November 1932