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.
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Recent Announcements

  • Centenary of the Armistice Sunday 11 November 2018 This is an invitation to the descendants, relatives or family friends of the 29 men connected to this parish lost their lives in WW1.  . You would be most welcome to attend our remembrance of their ‘ultimate sacrifice’.This occasion will be marked with a Service at Holy Trinity C of E Church, Halifax Road, Thurgoland at 10 am followed by a procession down to the War Memorial at Thurgoland’s Crossroads just before 11 am where the 2 minutes’ Silence and the laying of wreaths and individual memorial crosses takes place.Please see the attached article on the Thurgoland War Memorial by Mrs E Jones
    Posted 24 Sep 2018, 04:10 by Thurgoland Parish Council
  • The Parish Council meeting will be held on Wednesday 5th December 2018, 7pm at Thurgoland C of E Primary School 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 13 Nov 2018, 01:21 by Thurgoland Parish Council
  • Privacy Statement, Accounts, Various Advice Notices and information General Data Protection Regulations Privacy Statement  If you contact the Parish Council for any reason it may be necessary to record your personal contact information to deal with your enquiry. Your details will only be used in relation to your enquiry and the Parish Council will not pass your contact details to third parties without your consent. Accounts information, Waste Collection Information, Security and Safety Advice - South Yorkshire Police, 
    Posted 26 Sep 2018, 13:25 by Thurgoland Parish Council
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    Posted 24 Sep 2018, 04:00 by Thurgoland Parish Council
  • CENTENARY OF THE END OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR SUNDAY 11th NOVEMBER 2018 Remembrance Service 11am Thurgoland War Memorial . Below are the names of those commemorated on The War Memorial Thurgoland and plaques inside Holy Trinity Church Thurgoland if you have a problem accessing the earlier attachment .  Please click on the purple heading to access the full list.1914 - 1918   Private Joseph Bower (Welsh Regiment), Private George Brook (York and Lancaster), Private Albert Butterworth (West Yorkshire), Private Colin Clarke (York and Lancaster), Private Harry Cole (North Lancashire Fusiliers), Lieutenant George Frederick Cooke (Middlesex), Private Fred Cox (York and Lancaster), Private Stanley Downing (Cameron Highlanders), 2nd Lieutenant Ernest Christopher Elmhirst (Duke of Wellingtons), Captain W Elmhirst (East Yorkshire), Sergeant Leonard Gale (Royal Field Artillery), Private P Giles (Smith) (M.G.C.), Private Lewis Goldthorpe MM (Worcestershire), Private John B ...
    Posted 24 Sep 2018, 04:08 by Thurgoland Parish Council
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