Welcome to the Upton & North Elmsall Parish Council Website
Local Area Information
Upton and North Elmsall are villages within the Metropolitan Borough of Wakefield and are situated near the villages of Ackworth, South Elmsall, Badsworth South Kirkby, and Moorthorpe. It was once a small but thriving mining community with its own colliery, which started producing coal in 1926, the mine closed in 1964. Sixty one men died during the mines' 40 year life, the price of coal
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Local Area Activites
The Village Hall has a number of activities which take place most days.The Village Hall can also be hired out for children's parties, and small events.Charity events may not be charged a hire fee if it's a locally run charity.
For a full list of all activities at the village hall please click here.
The Parish Council has acquired two allotment sites, these being Harewood Lane and School Street. The Parish Council have been awarded £8,000.00 from the National Lottery to carry out further work on the Harewood Lane site and this has now been completed
For more information on the allotments please click here
Meetings and Minutes
Parish Council meetings
Are now held every third Wednesday (except August) and commence at 7.00pm unless a public session is requested. This is held in the Council Chamber in the Village Hall.
Finance and Village Hall Committee meetings
Are now held every first Wednesday of the month (except August) and commence at 6.00pm.
For more information on meetings and meeting minutes please click here