Dacre Parish Council

Serving the people of Dacre

  • Dacre Banks Village Green

    Dacre Banks Village Green

  • Dacre Village sign, November

    Dacre Village sign, November

  • Holy Trinity Church, Dacre Banks

    Holy Trinity Church, Dacre Banks

Dacre Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Dacre a better place to live, work and play. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Latest News

North Yorkshire County Council Hardship Scheme

North Yorkshire County Council has launched a hardship scheme to help those are having difficulty affording to pay for food and shopping needs and who are self isolating owing to having symptoms (or the virus), are over 70 or who fall into a vulnerable group.

Contact Nidderdale Plus if you are suffering from financial hardship and need help to pay for food and basic needs. There are criteria that Nidd Plus can run through with you on the phone or by email to see if you qualify. Tel: 01423 714953. Email: admin@nidderdaleplus.org.uk. More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 12:24 by Martin Pearson

Covid 19 Corona-virus

For the latest guidance in respect of Covid 19 / Corona-virus please go the Government's official website:

www.gov.uk and follow the link at the top of the page.

In order to follow Government advice, all Parish Council meetings will be held by conference call for the foreseeable future. Anyone wanting to participate in the meeting, please contact the Clerk (07541 518 456) or dacreclerk@gmail.com in order to obtain the details. More »

Please also note that the Dacre Parish Assembly scheduled for 14 April 2020 has been postponed. A further update will be posted when it is clearer when this can take place. » Less

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 11:04 by Martin Pearson

Dacre Parish Council Needs Two Councillors

This could be the role for you if you are interested in:

- actively representing the interests of everyone in the
- helping make decisions as part of the Parish Council;
- helping improve the quality of life of local people
and the environment through new ideas; and
- positively encouraging everyone to make Dacre
Parish a better place to live.

A good Councillor is someone who:
- has a genuine interest in understanding the issues
that matter to the community;
- has a positive attitude in representing the interests
of the Parish, contributing actively to the smooth
running and good governance of the Council;
- can deal fairly and without prejudice with matters;
- is willing to lead on initiatives (such as the interests
of younger people in the community);
- prepares for meetings and attends training courses
as necessary; and
- is a team player with lots of enthusiasm! More »

The Parish Council usually meets in the evening on the
second Tuesday of each month (except August). At
present the Council consists of a Chairman and four
other councillors, and the work of the Council is guided
by a Clerk.

To apply or find out more
Please get in touch with the Chairman, Jackie Kerr
(contact details below) to express an interest and find
out how to apply or if you need further information.

The deadline for this is Tuesday 31st March - final
selections are to be made at the Parish Council
meeting on Tuesday 14th April.

You will not need to stand in an election to be
considered in this process.

Jackie Kerr (Chairman)
7 Grange Road, Dacre Banks, HG3 4HA
01423 781459
dacrechairman@gmail.com » Less

Posted: Fri, 06 Mar 2020 08:09 by Martin Pearson