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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 pond at the site of the old bacon factory

Play areas in these recreation areas including the provision, regular inspection and maintenance of play equipment

The allotments

Some street lighting

The churchyard burial area

The war memorial

Contracting out the mowing of specific grass 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.


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.