Welcome to the Escrick Parish Council website

This website contains a range of information for residents of Escrick, including statutory Parish Council information.

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 and works with Selby District and North Yorkshire County Councils on numerous issues. Please get in touch with any issues or concerns you might have.

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Council Village


Latest Notices

Election of County Councillors

published on 17th Mar 2017, 22:12

Please see attached notice regarding election of County Councillors: Notice Of Election 20.03.17.pdf

Champagne afternoon tea and exclusive audience with Lulu

published on 2nd Mar 2017, 16:25

14:00 - 16:30 Thursday 30 March - Queen Margaret's School

The afternoon begins with a glass of Champagne prior to guests being seated for afternoon tea in St Margaret's Chapel.

At 14:30 sit back and listen to... more

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Upcoming events

Parish Council Meeting (7:30pm) Details
St Helen's Church Escrick - Annual Church Meeting (7:30pm) Details
Friends of St Helen's Annual AGM (7:30pm) Details
Escrick Village Hall Jumble Sale (2:00pm) Details
Annual Parish Meeting (7:00pm) Details
Annual Meeting of the Parish Council (7:15pm) Details
Escrick Dinner on the Green (7:00pm) 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

More details on significant issues impacting Escrick