Thurgoland is a semi-rural parish of around 2500 people in South Yorkshire on the A629 Sheffield – Huddersfield road. It consists of the villages of Thurgoland and Crane Moor and other small settlements. It was recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 and in the 17th century was the centre of the local wire-drawing industry. Today it is a modern village with a strong community life. It is good centre for walking on a wide network of local paths and one branch of the Trans Pennine Trail long distance footpath and cycleway passes through the parish. Click here for more information on Thurgoland.

Recent Announcements

  • Security and Safety Advice - South Yorkshire Police Please see the attached police notice regarding safety.
    Posted 11 Nov 2017, 07:51 by Dean Hughes
  • Community Groups For further information of current events please see the "Community" section
    Posted 2 Oct 2017, 11:35 by Thurgoland Parish Council
  • War Memorial article A new article on the Thurgoland War Memorial can now be found in the "History Group" section in the Community page.
    Posted 18 Oct 2017, 11:18 by Thurgoland Parish Council
  • Village Walks All walks start at 10 am (meet at 9.50am) at Thurgoland Village Hall car park and are around 5-6 miles in distance. For 2017: Saturday 21st October, Wednesday 1st November, Saturday 18th November, Wednesday  6th December and Saturday 16th December.  The walks are normally the first Wednesday and third Saturday in each month unless it is necessary to change a date
    Posted 3 Nov 2017, 12:28 by Thurgoland Parish Council
  • Next Parish Council meeting is on Wednesday 6th December, 7pm at Thurgoland School, Halifax Road, Thurgoland Agendas issued shortly before the meetings can be found under the "meetings" page of the website, along with the minutes of the previous meeting.
    Posted 3 Nov 2017, 12:21 by Thurgoland Parish Council
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