National Book of Condolence for HRH The Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh is for the time being still available.

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Due to current measures relating to Covid-19 virus, the Parish Council Office staff may be working remotely until further notice.  Contact can be made via email or by phone 01977 611583.


Welcome to Ackworth Parish Council

Ackworth is a large village with approximately 7000 inhabitants, within the Metropolitan Borough of the City of Wakefield, West Yorkshire. Situated on the river Went at the historically important crossroads of the Barnsley to Pontefract road and the Doncaster to Wakefield road. Ackworth was on the pathway linking the prosperous Heavy Woollen District of the West Riding of Yorkshire with the A1 and London.