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New Town Mayor and Deputy Town Mayor

New Town Mayor and Deputy Town Mayor Elected for the Term 2022 / 2023

At the Annual General Meeting of the Town Council last night, Cllr. Steve Jones was elected Town Mayor for the forthcoming term 2022/23. Cllr. Joanne Whiteley was elected Deputy Town Mayor. We wish them both the very best in their new roles.
We would also like to express our sincere thanks to the outgoing Town Mayor, Cllr. Laura Thompson, and Deputy Town Mayor, Cllr. James Hollas for all their hard work and support over the last year.

Queen’s Jubilee Celebration – Thursday 2 June 2022

Queen’s Jubilee Celebration

Thursday 2nd June 2022 from 7pm at The Priory Church Snaith. 

Please come along and join in an evening of music, food and drink to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, which will end with the lighting of a Beacon as part of a national commemoration. Please see the attached flyer for more information. 

Temporary Closure of Court Road, Snaith

**Advance Notice – Closure of Court Road, Snaith **

Monday 11th April to Wednesday 13th April 2022

Please note that part of Court Road, between the junctions of Court Gardens and Pontefract Road will be temporarily closed between Monday 11th April to Wednesday 13th April 2022. This is to allow Yorkshire Water to undertake works. A diversion will be in place via Bourn Mill Balk Road, South Parkway and The Parkway.

Please see the attached Notice and Diversion Map for further information.

Temporary Closure of Priory Lane Snicket

Safety Notice – Closure of Priory Lane Snicket

Please can we advise residents that the Priory Lane snicket – which leads from High Street down to Priory Way – is temporarily closed off to both vehicles and pedestrians.
This is for safety reasons due to an unstable retaining wall which is at risk of collapse.
Signs and barriers are in place but please can we ask everyone to avoid this area.
The alleyway leading from Church Lane is also closed off.
Thank you for your cooperation.

Grass Cutting Tender – Snaith & Cowick Town Council

Snaith & Cowick Town Council invite sealed tenders from registered and reputable firms for the following services during financial year 2022/23 for a 3-year contract.


Tender documents along with Terms and Conditions are available by contacting;

Mrs Vicky Whiteley
Snaith & Cowick Town Council
26 Market Place
DN14 9HE
Tel: 01405 862663


Detailed Planning Application for 160 New Houses

Planning Application 22/00123/STREM

Bellway Homes 160 Dwellings off Pontefract Road

Further to the above development being granted outline planning permission back in January 2021, Bellway Homes have now submitted their detailed planning application.
The Town Council will be reviewing the documents submitted and will prepare a formal response.
If residents also wish to review the application and make comment, the link to the application on the ERYC Planning Portal can be found below.

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