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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Thurgoland Parish Council 

Next Meeting  

Thurgoland Primary School, Halifax Road, Thurgoland

commencing 7pm

Wednesday 7th February 2024

Agenda and Minutes can be found under  Council .. Meetings


PENISTONE PACT MEETINGS  (open to all residents)

organised by Penistone Area Police Team

@ St John's Community Centre, Penistone

Wednesday 10th January 2024      2.00pm

Wednesday 6th March 2024           3.00pm

Wednesday 1st May 2024              5.00pm

Wednesday 26th June 2024           2.00pm

Wednesday 21st August 2024        3.00pm

Wednesday 16th October 2024      5.00pm

Wednesday 11th December 2024  2.00pm





An order will be made to introduce temporary speed restrictions on the below roads, from 5th February 2024 for approximately 3 weeks.  

Halifax Road, Thurgoland – Temporary 40mph speed restriction between Crane Moor Road and Cross Lane.  

Howbrook Lane, Wortley – Temporary 40mph speed restriction between Hollinberry Lane and Tramway Cottage.  

Sheffield Road, Oxspring – Temporary 40mph speed restriction between Bower Hill and Thurgoland Bank. 

Reason: Test rod and roping works 

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