Welcome to Welford Parish Council

  • St Marys Church in winter

    St Marys Church

  • Welford Playing Field

    Welford Playing Field

    A view of the children's play area on the Playing Field

  • Road Safety Poster Competition

    Road Safety Poster Competition

    The winning pictures created by pupils at Welford, Sibbertoft and Sulby School

  • Welford Reservoir with clouds reflected in the still water

    Welford Reservoir

Welford Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make this a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do.

You will also find information about various groups in the village on the Community tab and there are local businesses advertising in the directory. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

Latest News

Stay Connected Newsletter July 2021

This newsletter focuses on the work of partner agencies, the voluntary sector and social enterprises which support children and families.

Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 14:25 by Ian Kelly

Safety check of memorials in the Church yard

The Parish Council is responsible for the safety of headstones and memorials within the grounds of St. Mary's church yard. As there has been no burials for over 100 years most of the headstones are well established and in a safe condition.

During August the Parish Council will be undertaking safety testing of the memorials to ensure that the church yard is safe for all users. If any are found to be unsafe for whatever reason efforts will be made to contact family members to undertake any adjustments that are needed. If they are found to be unsafe and a hazard to public safety at the time of inspection they will be made safe by laying them down More »

A copy of the recently adopted Memorial Safety Policy is attached should you wish to refer to it » Less

Posted: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 12:09 by Ian Kelly

Church Fete Rescheduled to September 11th

The Church Fete, originally scheduled for Saturday 10th July, has been postponed and will now take place on September 11th.

Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 16:33 by Martin Gorrod