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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 26th February at 7.00 p.m. 


Water levels (approx 12 Noon) at Westmill, Selby :

- 3.99 metres on 20th February  

- 4.11 metres on 21st February

- 4.08 metres on 22nd February 

- 5.07 metres on 23rd February

- 5.24 metres on 24th February 

- 5.29 metres on 25th February  

You can sign up to get flood warnings by phone, email or text. Go to : Gov.uk/environment and countryside/flooding and extreme weather/sign up for flood warnings. You will need to provide your address, phone number and email. 

Or call Floodline on : 0345 988 1188. 


Selby District Council will be making changes to recycling collections in the District. Homes will receive 2 new wheeled bins, a blue one for glass, cans and plastics and a brown one for paper and card, the new bins will be delivered from this week - in advance of the new collections which start in April. Green waste will continue to be collected every fortnight. Recycling will be collected every 2 weeks as follows :

Week 1 - Grey refuse bin 

Week 2 - Brown (paper and card)

Week 3 - Grey refuse bin

Week 4 - Blue (glass, cans and plastics) 

Some collections days may change, a new calendar will be sent out in February.  

For more information go to : www.selby.gov.uk

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 

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  



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