Parish Council Vacancy

  • We have a vacancy for a Parish Councillor
  • The Parish Council is the first tier of local government and, while voluntary, the roll of Councillor is vital in helping the Council to represent the views and interests of all Copmanthorpe residents
  • As part of the Parish Council you will have responsibility for running local services including Village Greens, Burial Ground, Community Open Spaces and Allotments
  • You will also be involved in deciding how much to raise through the Council tax in order to deliver the Council’s services, deciding on grants to village organisations and in influencing the long term development policy for the Parish and commenting on planning applications in the village
  • For further information please contact the Parish Clerk on 01904 778087 or come along to a Council meeting and see, first hand, what we do


Ward Committee Meeting

  • There will be a Ward Committee meeting on 30th November at 18:45 in the Methodist Church Hall
  • See poster for further details: ward-committee-poster.pdf


Copmanthorpe Recreation Centre

  • There will be a public meeting of the inhabitants of Copmanthorpe Parish and District in the Sports Club at the Recreation Centre on Wednesday 7th December at 8:00pm for the purpose of considering and, if thought fit, passing the following resolution:
    • “That it is advisable for the Charity, Copmanthorpe and District Recreation Centre to discontinue its use of the Sports Club, Sports Hall, Changing Rooms, the Store Rooms behind the Garage and an extended patio area along the west side of the Sports Club extending to the front door of the Sports Club and to grant a lease of these premises to Victoria Lawton and Darren Robson for a term of 20 years from the date of the lease at the best market rent obtainable as advised by the Charity’s chartered surveyor”
  • The full notice may be downloaded here:  public-meeting.pdf


Become a Snow Warden

  • Training sessions for new volunteer Snow Wardens are being arranged by City of York Council
  • Training only takes a couple of hours and then you’ll be fully equipped to help your neighbours when ice and snow make getting around difficult
  • Click here for further details: snow-wardens-a6-advert.pdf


    Speeding in Copmanthorpe

    • Any resident wishing to make the authorities aware of a speeding problem in the village may like to download the ‘95 Alive’ form, please click here: speed_concern_report_form.pdf
    • At the moment it is not possible to complete this form on-line so it must be printed, completed and posted to the address on the form
    • It is the sending of these forms that is the best way of alerting the authorities to speeding issues in any particular location