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

  • Next Parish Council meeting is on Wednesday 7th February 2018, 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 8 Jan 2018, 04:30 by Thurgoland Parish Council
  • Security and Safety Advice - South Yorkshire Police Please see the attached police notice regarding safety.
    Posted 11 Nov 2017, 07:51 by Dean Hughes
  • Village Walks - January - Saturday 20th January 2018 Next walk will be on Saturday 20th January 2018 At approximately 12.30/1.00pm we will have lunch at the Green Dragon.Please let Brenda (07796 317747) know if you are intending to do the walk and would like to have lunch.All walks start at 10 am (meet at 9.50am) at Thurgoland Village Hall car park and are around 5-6 miles in distance. The walks are normally the first Wednesday and third Saturday in each month unless it is necessary to change a date
    Posted 16 Jan 2018, 02:26 by Thurgoland Parish Council
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    Posted 8 Jan 2018, 04:31 by Thurgoland Parish Council
  • Old Mill Lane - temporary road closure - 10 weeks BARNSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCILOLD MILL LANE, THURGOLANDTEMPORARY ROAD CLOSUREAn order will be made to close Old Mill Lane as follows: ·   for a distance of 50 metres west of Huthwaite Farm, from 22 January 2018 for approximately three days, for works to water service. The promoter is Peter Duffy Ltd, telephone: 01924 871100·    from Woodman Farm to Huthwaite Bank, from 25 January 2018 for approximately ten weeks, for highway retaining wall reconstruction works. The promoter is Barnsley MBC Environment and Transport, telephone: 01226 772115 An alternative route is available via: Cote Lane/Halifax Road/Thurgoland Bank/Roper House Lane January 2018  Please click on the heading to access details, which can also be found on ...
    Posted 8 Jan 2018, 04:41 by Thurgoland Parish Council
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