Goodmanham Parish Council

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Since 28th March 2013 there has been a 7.5T weight limit zone in Market Weighton and Goodmanham, but East Riding Council approved an exempt through route for local farming businesses allowing HGVs to travel through the zone lawfully when making deliveries to and collections from Rectory Farm, Goodmanham Grange, Goodmanham Wold, Allotment Farm, Southwold Farm, Goodmanham Dale, Goodmanham Lodge, Enthorpe House and Wallis Grange. The exempt route is Londesborough Road in Market Weighton from its junction with Londesborough Roundabout to its junction with Goodmanham Road, the entire length of Goodmanham Road in Market Weighton and Goodmanham, and the entire length of Main Street in Goodmanham.

Preventing Doorstep Crime & Bogus Callers Not Sure? Don't Open the Door!  - If any resident would like to borrow this DVD, please let the clerk know. (Useful website to register personal property, and purchase items such as property marking kits, fake TV burglar deterrent and electronic bike tags)

The Defibrillator is situated in the telephone kiosk on Church Side, Goodmanham, YO43 3HG. Please call 999 first to obtain the access code to open the cabinet. Weekly checks are made of the AED and reported to The Community Heartbeat Trust.

POTHOLES - Please report these using the online form on the East Riding of Yorkshire Council website, or by sending an email to

PLANNING APPLICATIONS Please note that the Parish Council can only make recommendations to East Riding Council, but every application is considered. All applications are accessible on the planning portal of the East Riding Council website ( The updated email address is

The Community Beat Manager for this area is PC John Day (email: Passing information onto the police enables them to take action.

FREE SCHOOL TRANSPORT to Market Weighton Infant and Junior Schools - As a condition of the village school closing in 1967, East Riding Council is under obligation to provide transport to school for 4 -11 year olds living  in Goodmanham.


SEVERE WINTER WEATHER - Goodmanham residents can collect bags of ROCK SALT from behind the curved wall to the right of the entrance to Manor Farm. Supplies will be replenished as necessary and Mr & Mrs Stephenson are contactable on 01430 873510 or 07779 246214.

Latest News

There are two councillor vacancies. Any interested residents who have lived in Goodmanham (or owned land here) for at least one year can apply via the clerk or one of the councillors.


The AGM, which was originally due to be held on Wednesday 27th May 2020 will be rescheduled to June/July 2020.


The council's Code of Conduct and a summary of Councillors' Disclosable Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Interests are available on the Parish Council News tab, under Localism Act 2011.