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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 8th January at 7.00 p.m. 

Tea with Santa at Barlby Library and Community Hub !

Thanks to all who came along, the event was a big success with festive snacks for the kiddies and mince pies for the adults, plus Santa and his Elves in the grotto. 

Special thanks to the Volunteers and all the Elves.  

FESTIVE COFFEE MORNING at Osgodby Institute - Free Event

Saturday 7th December 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

Come along and join in the merriment with tea, coffee, bacon sandwiches, festive food and entertainment including the fabulous 'Rock Choir' and a visit from Santa.  

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 


BE INFORMED - New text messaging service tackling anti-social behaviour (ASB). Selby Neighbourhood Policing Team wants to work alongside parents and carers to keep them in the loop of what's going on in the local area.  If Officers respond to a report of ASB, they will send a text to all those registered with the service. The text will give information about the incident so that parents and cares can make contact with their child to be resassured that they are not involved and everything is ok. 

To sign up to the service, Email your name, mobile phone number and which area(s) you'd like information about (Barlby, Brayton, Eggborough, Selby, Sherburn and Tadcaster).

Go to : BeInformedSelby@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk 

You may withdraw your consent at any time at the same Email address. 

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