The parish council is an essential part of the structure of local democracy and has a vital role in acting on behalf of the local community that it represents.

Ingleton church


Parishes are the smallest areas of civil administration in England and parish councils are statutory local authorities set up under the Local Government Act 1972.

Twistleton looking towards Ingleborough


Ingleton Parish Council consists of 10 councillors and elections are held every four years. If there are insufficient candidates, members can be co-opted.



Ingleton Parish Council publishes the Minutes of its monthly meetings so that the community can view are raised at council meetings and what items are on the agenda.

Current News

Ingleborough Community Centre continues its work as a vaccine centre, many thanks to all the help from volunteers, if you think you can help out in any capacity see Jayne Lis at the Community Centre.

The Library is now fully open, and the summer reading challenge is available for younger readers.

A new dirt track is being built on remaining land purchased from NYCC.

The election for the new Councillor is due to take place on 15 September.

Image of a river
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