Escrick Parish Council is the first tier of local Government. We are a small organisation, consisting of up to 11 Parish Councillors, supported by a part-time Clerk.

This website contains a range of information for residents of Escrick, including: Parish Council information,Village information and Guidance on who to contact with local issues.

We welcome contributions from clubs, societies and event organisers - please visit the contact page.

Escrick Parish Council is proud to represent the residents of the Parish. Please get in touch with any issues or concerns you might have. 

Council Village

 

Latest Notices

Selby toll bridge closure from Sunday 3rd February

published on 2nd Feb 2019, 16:02

A reminder that the toll bridge in Selby closes for around 3 weeks from Sunday 3rd February.

https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/news/article/selby-toll-bridge-decking-be-replaced

Minerals and Waste planning applications

published on 31st Jan 2019, 17:15

As there has been some confusion locally regarding the number of and status of various planning applications, I would like to clarify the position.

There are four separate proposals at different stages of development:

1Former Stillingfleet Mine siteProposals... more

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Upcoming events

March
4th
Monday
Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details
April
1st
Monday
Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details
May
2nd
Thursday
Tour de Yorkshire passes through Escrick (12:00am) Details
May
13th
Monday
Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details
June
3rd
Monday
Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details
July
1st
Monday
Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details
August
18th
Sunday
Escrick 10k 2019 (11:00am) Details
September
2nd
Monday
Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details
October
7th
Monday
Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details
November
4th
Monday
Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details

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About Escrick.

Escrick is an attractive village just off the A19 between Selby and York. It has around 370 households and 1,100 residents. The village is made up of old and new houses which give it a great character. There is a village green with pond, a traditional local pub, a new gastro pub, a social club, a well equipped village hall and thriving primary school. There is the beautiful St Helen's church dating back to the 14th century. Behind the church is the doctor's surgery which has its own pharmacy. The village is also home to the Parsonage Hotel and Spa, and handful of B&Bs and the award-winning Sangthai restaurant. Queen Margaret's school (a private boarding school for girls) has been located in the old Escrick Hall in the village since 1949. Much of the village is part of the Escrick Conservation Area and surrounded by extensive parkland, woodland walks and the obligatory cricket ground.

The village enjoys an active social calendar, including summer and Christmas fairs, a 10k run, quiz nights, carols on the green and various other social events. There are many clubs and societies including Mother's Union, Tennis Club, Yorkshire Womens' Institute, Swimming Club, Young Farmers Association, and many more.

More about the Village History of Escrick

 

Current issues

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