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The Parish Council is directly responsible for providing the following services to the village:

The recreation grounds at the Eversley Park, Finkle Hill and the Fairways as well as the Fishing Pond at the site of the Old Bacon Factory

Play areas in the recreation areas, Eversley Park, Fairways and White Rose,  including the provision, regular inspection and maintenance of the play equipment

The allotments on Finkle Hill

Some street lighting

Contracting out the grass cutting of specific areas in the village


The Parish Council has a consultative role in providing the following services to the village:
  • All highways improvements including speed restrictions, traffic calming and new road layouts.
  • All planning applications.


The Parish Council liaises with the following service providers on behalf of the local community:
  • North Yorkshire Police.
  • York and Selby primary and acute health trusts.
  • Selby District Council
  • North Yorkshire County Council


The Parish Council also supports the local community in the following ways:
  • Taking a lead in getting things done in the village, ie. pursuing community grants for projects.
  • Supporting local community groups.
  • Supporting local community facilities such as the Eversley Park Centre.