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A Neighbourhood Plan is the only statutory opportunity for parish councils to ensure its parishioners voices and views are heard when it comes to major planning decisions.
Read more on the website of Gainford & Langton Neighbourhood Plan
For bookings tel Tony Kennan 01325 730922 or Neil Russell 01325 733140
Gainford Parish Charitable Trust was set up in 1990 to provide financial assistance to schemes or initiatives within the parish that benefit the community of Gainford. Any non-profit making organisation or event could be eligible. You do not need to be a registered charity to be eligible for a grant. The trust can give cash grants to anything that contributes to village life.
To find out more please contact
- the secretary, Ann Napier, on 732039, or by email, firstname.lastname@example.org,
- the chairman, Patrick Langdon on 733164 or email email@example.com
DOGS MUST NOT BE EXERCISED ON THE FIELD.
The sports field is currently used by the Cross Keys FC for their home matches on Sunday mornings and for multi-sports coaching for children every Saturday morning.
Please contact the Parish Council if you wish to book the field, however you may use if for personal fitness and recreation without booking.
Gainford Post Office, The Old Stables, 9 Main Road, Gainford. DL2 3DZ
Open 6 days a week, Monday to Friday from 9am to 5.30pm and Saturday, 9am to 12.30pm.
Postal collections from the box on the main road outside the Post Office are made at 5pm weekdays and 11.15am, Saturdays.
Collections from the post boxes on Eden Crest and North Terrace are made early morning.
Postal services include car tax as well as banking, money grams, gift cards, gas, electric and mobile top ups.
The Landlord is Ian Ross who has been in the Cross Keys for more than 20 years.
A traditional pub which boasts a separate pool and function room.
The pub can be contacted on 01325 730237 and is on Facebook.
Meet Gainford’s very own Agatha Christie in Sara West, who writes, organises and hosts fabulous murder mystery events.
For a fun filled event Tall Tales are highly recommended with a professional cast of actors bringing the mysteries to life…and death!
Situated at the bottom of Grant Bank on the north side of the A67, this secluded nursery has a car park and boasts a cafe serving snacks, cakes, tea and coffee.
A family run business please note it is open seasonally and details are on their website.
https://www.whinfieldfarmnurseries.co.uk or Andrew & Clare Robertson can be contacted by phone on 01325 730044.
Vicar – Reverend Eileen Harrop, The Vicarage, Gainford.
Tel 01325 733154
Services: Sunday 10.45am – Parish Communion
St. Osmund’s (Roman Catholic)
Parish Priest – Father Grieves, St. Osmund’s Presbytery, Main Road, Gainford.
Tel 01325 730191
Masses: Sunday 9.30am Parish Mass; 11.30am Solemn Mass; Tues, Wed, Thurs, Sat 10am, Mon 12noon, Fri 7pm.
Headteacher Mrs C. Riley
Phone Number 01325 730274
Phone 01325 732115
Bell Ringers – Alex Johnston
Phone 01325 730458
Childrens Sports Committee – Wendy Withers Phone 01325 730826
Cross Keys Leek Club – John Challen
Phone – 01325 730778
Drama Club – Enid Burdon
Phone – 01325 730537
Friends of Gainford School (FOGS) –
firstname.lastname@example.org 01325 730274
Local History Group – Maggie Nichols
Phone 01325 730565
Rainbows – Michelle Briggs
Beavers – Katie Hebdon
Phone 01388 710453
Cubs – Alistair Logan
Phone 01325 730738
Gainford Scouts – Andrew Wilkinson
Gainford Walkers – Peter Wilson
Phone 01325 730709
Luncheon Club – Carole Vayro
Phone 01833 695822
Pilates – Sarah Rutter
Phone 01325 730059
Scherzo Choir – Tony Kennan
Phone 01325 730922
Teesdale Quilters – Amanda Thomas
Phone 01325 733164
Tuesday Table Tennis – Neil Russell
Phone 01325 733140
Tennis Courts – Ian Hanmer
Phone 01325 733191
WI – Sue Taylor
Phone 01325 730379
Yoga – Patricia Hancock