Welcome to our Scorton village website.
Here you will find information on the Lancashire village of Scorton, local community groups, event listings and things to do during your visit- enjoy!
The village of Scorton is in the parish of Nether Wyresdale. Parish Councils are the essence of local democracy and have a vital role in speaking and acting on behalf of the communities they represent. Nether Wyresdale Parish Council comments on planning applications and can advise the County (Lancashire County Council) and District Authority (Wyre Council) on the views of residents.
The next meeting is 26 January 2017 at 7.30pm, Scorton Primary School.
The Parish Council welcome the public to attend their meetings.
Full Parish Council minutes and agendas can be found here
Financial information can be found here
Melanie Harben (Parish Clerk) 01253 790156; email@example.com
Parish Council 2017 meeting dates:
January 26; March 23; May 4; June 8; July 27; Sept 7; Oct 26; Nov 23
The AGM is in May and the precept meeting is in November
Parish Councils have a wide range of duties and powers such as the maintenance of community buildings and land; powers to provide allotments; provision of play areas; maintenance of village greens; rights of way etc.
Cllr Susan Atkinson (01524) 791283 Cllr Paul Drinnan 07729176100
Cllr Neil Anderton (01524) 793533 Cllr Jim Cottle (01524) 792126
Cllr Annie Collinson 07714486581 Cllr Sanjeev Prashar (01524) 791369
For a full Parish Council contact information list please click here. For details of the parish council documents: Freedom of Information, Standing orders, financial regulations and risk assessment, please contact the Parish Clerk.
Cllr Val Wilson is our District Councillor. Please ring 01995 604035 or email firstname.lastname@example.org