Entries by Parish Council

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

HM Queen Elizabeth II

On the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II East Hardwick Parish Council joins the nation in mourning the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Our condolences are with His Majesty King Charles III and the members of the Royal Family. Her Majesty’s life of duty, service, unswerving loyalty, decency and humility will be […]

Traffic Calming Proposals WMDC

From WMDC: As part of the Local Transport Plan, Highways are proposing new traffic calming measures along Darrington Road, yellow lines at Doncaster Road/ Darrington Road, and speed reduction markings on Doncaster Road. These measures will reduce vehicle speeds along the length of Darrington Road and along the 30mph section of Doncaster Road/ Hardwick Road. […]

Highways Consultation DATA COLLECTION STRIPS  

We now need your views before submitting to Wakefield Council re: DATA COLLECTION STRIPS – LOCATION To measure road usage (weight, volume, speed, type) The Parish Council suggests: a) outside new Cawood Gardens, Darrington Rd & b) Water Lane jctn on Doncaster Rd (& additionally between White Cat Garage & The Manse) During term time […]