The village flag has been lowered today, 24th December, to mark the passing of Jean Lunness, who died last night. The flag will remain down for 7 days.
This year, the Burghwallis branch of the Royal British Legion raised £24,537.50 in the annual Poppy Appeal. A big thank you to all who contributed to this amount. A bit of background to the RBL: The Royal British Legion was founded in 1921 as a […]
NOTICE OF MEETING The next meeting of the Burghwallis Parish Council will be held on Wednesday 12th December 2018 commencing at 7pm at Burghwallis Public House. Members of the Council are summonsed to attend this meeting. Meetings are open to the press and public except […]
NOTICE OF MEETING Members of the Council are summonsed to attend this meeting. Meetings are open to the press and public except where specified under the Local Government Act. The press and public may not speak when the Council is in session. 15 minutes will […]
It’s the time of year when Christmas mystery stories emerge. We have one of our own which involves a body found in 1934 buried under the altar in St Helens Church. This story originally appeared in the ‘Doncaster Star’ in January 2001:- Some interesting discoveries […]
Anyone taking a sneaky peak through the curtains last Saturday evening would think Armageddon had arrived. At 5pm there was a tremendous downpour with gusty winds to boot. Great timing for the lighting of the Christmas tree. A lot of hard work had already been […]