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Barlby with Osgodby is a civil parish in the Selby district of North Yorkshire, England, just to the north of Selby. The parish comprises Barlby Village, Barlby Bridge (Selby East Ward) and Osgodby and has a population of 5,070 according to the North Yorkshire Parish population figures, 2015.


All Meetings, unless advertised otherwise, will be held at Barlby Library and Community Hub.  

The next Meeting of the Town Council will be held on 28th August at 7.00 p.m. 


at Barlby Library and Community Hub on Saturday 4th August at 1.00 p.m.

Join the Bears for an exciting adventure ! Bring your favourite Teddy to join the fun.

The adventure starts by making your own bear spotting binoculars then going on a bear hunt ! Followed by a Teddy Bears' picnic and pass the parcel. Prizes for the best dressed Teddy.  Tickets £1 from the Library.

Proposed Special (SEND) Free School in Osgodby

North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) held a public meeting in Osgodby Institute on Monday 8th July at 6.30 p.m. 

NYCC Officers agreed to take concerns that could not be addressed at the meeting to relevant departments. A further public meeting will be held later this year.  Issues raised included : highways, access, transport, planning, public rights of way, pollution and other sites previously considered.  

Please note : The Town Council has not been consulted on this project.  

For further information go to :

www.northyorks.gov.uk/proposed-special-free-school-selby                                 or contact 01609 532122. 

Re-fills at Barlby Library and Community Hub !

Thanks to everyone who swapped a single use plastic bottle to a re-useable bottle, unfortunately the demand has been so high that we are down to the last few bottles. Hopefully there will be e new supply coming soon...watch this space !

All single use bottles that have been swapped will be recycled. 


The challenge is open to all 10 - 17 year olds who are resident in York or North Yorkshire. Create a team with your friends (2 - 6 people), think up and project and enter to win prizes !

For more information go to :


STREET LIGHT REPORTS - see streetlights page for who maintains the lights in the Parish 

NYCC owned lights - go to the streetlights page to see how to report a fault online. 

Town Council lights - either phone or Email a report to the Council Manager. 


The District Councillor Surgeries at Barlby Library and Community Hub are open to Barlby Village Ward and Selby East Ward residents. 

Drop in for a chat 2nd Tuesday of each Month between 5.00 - 6.00 p.m. 


There are currently 3 vacancies for the post of Councillor :

2 vacancies for the Barlby Village Ward

1 vacancy for the Barlby Bridge Ward. 

For more information please contact the Council Manager.  

SPEEDING and Road Closures

To report speeding, complete a '95 Alive' form which can be downloaded here, or pick up a paper copy from Barlby Library and Community Hub.

'95 Alive' Form

Road closures - see News and Events page. 

For information on local events and groups

Please see the News and Events page


Session 1 - for younger members (8 - 11 yrs) from 6.00 - 7.15 p.m. 

Session 2 - for older members (11 - 16 yrs) from 7.30 - 9.00 p.m.

For more information please contact Osgodby Institute  


There is currently a vacancy for the post of General Handyperson. 


Applications close on 23rd August 


Please see the News and Events page for details of current consultations.