Clerk: Chris Pilkington
41 The Oval, Notton, Wakefield

Tel: 01226 700260

  • All Saints Church, Ledsham.

    All Saints Church, Ledsham.

    Sections of All Saints date from the Anglo-Saxon period of the late seventh century making it the oldest church and building standing in West Yorkshire.

  • The Chequers Inn, Ledsham

    The Chequers Inn, Ledsham

    The Inn dates back to the 16th Century and is one of the oldest traditional pubs in Yorkshire and England.

  • Ledsham Fayre

    Ledsham Fayre

    A photo from the Ledsham Fayre which used to take place each year on the first Saturday in September. The last Fayre took place in 2016.

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Latest News

HRH Queen Elizabeth II

HRH Queen Elizabeth II

Ledsham Parish Council joins the nation in mourning the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and our condolences are with King Charles III and the members of the Royal Family. May her life of duty and decency be an inspiration to us all.

An online book of condolence can be found on the Royal Family's website.

Cllr Chris Woodall (Chairman)

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 18:42 by Admin

Annual Governance & Accountability Return 2021-2022

Ledsham Parish Council has completed its annual governance and accountability return (AGAR) for the financial year ending 31st March 2022.

The notice of public rights relating to the return can be found in the documents listed below with the period for the exercise of public rights running from 13th June 2022 to 22nd July 2022. A summary of public rights can also be found in that document.

The annual internal audit report, the annual governance statement and the accounting statements sections of the AGAR as well as the certificate of exemption from routine external limited assurance review can also be found below along with a year end bank reconciliation and an explanation of variances.

Posted: Sun, 12 Jun 2022 17:44 by Admin

Casual Vacancy Co-option Notice

Interested in joining Ledsham Parish Council? There is currently a casual vacancy on the Council which can be filled by co-option which is a process whereby the Council considers applications from interested persons and can then select someone to fill the seat.

If you are interested in becoming a parish councillor, please write to the Council and include a few details of why you would like to become a councillor. More »

If you need any information about qualifications for being a councillor or just want more information about the role, then please contact Chris Pilkington, Clerk to the Council, at

The deadline for written applications is Thursday 23rd June 2022. » Less

Posted: Sat, 11 Jun 2022 20:26 by Admin