• Welcome to RiverThe River Dour winds it way through the centre of the village
  • River in BloomMore sites will be added to the project in 2016
  • Community Events 2016The Country Fayre, Scarecrow Trail and Queen's birthday beacon
  • River Recreation GroundMore improvements on the way for facilities
  • Kearsney AbbeyFollow news of the DDC Kearsney Parks Project on their website
Welcome to River1 River in Bloom2 Community Events 20163 River Recreation Ground4 Kearsney Abbey5

Welcome to the River Parish Council website.

The Council meets monthly (except in August and December) on the second Tuesday of the month in River Methodist Church, Lewisham Road, River. The meetings are open for members of the public to attend. Public question time provides the opportunity to raise local issues.

The next Parish Council meeting will be at 7.30pm on Tuesday 12th February 2019 in River Methodist Church, Lewisham Road.

For regular updates, visit the blog page (or subscribe to receive notifications by email), You can also Like our facebook page or follow our Twitter feed. Email the Parish Council direct with any queries or come along to one of our meetings.

Community Grants SchemeThe Community Grants Fund is now open to applications from community groups or organisations within the Parish of River. This is the fund created from profits generated by events organised by the Parish Council Events Committee.

Small grants are available to fund projects that will bring benefit to the local community. The deadline for applications is Thursday 28th February 2019.

Download guidance notes and application form here.

Notice of the audit and right to inspect the Annual Return
for the year ended 31st March 2018
Click here for more details

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