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The Parish Council Currently has casual vacancies and an interim Clerk.

If you would like to be considered to be co-opted to fill one of our vacancies please contact the interim Clerk in the first instance. Thank you

Parish Council Meeting

Wednesday 27th March 2024 commencing at 6:00pm in the Lawson Hut.  For the Agenda and minutes of previous meetings, click here

Annual Parish Meeting

 The Annual Parish Meeting will take place later this year and is an opportunity for Badsworth residents to attend and share anything about Badsworth parish. The meeting is open to the press and members of the general public, however only persons on the current Badsworth electoral register have a right to speak at this meeting. Please see the Agenda when it is published, for further information.

Parish Council Elections

The Local Government Election process was undertaken in early 2023 to select new Councillors. 

WMDC Highway Proposals

The WMDC Highway Proposals can be found under the Agenda & Minutes section, 15 February 2023 Documents


Badsworth is a lovely village situated in West Yorkshire and is approximately 10 miles South East of Wakefield and 10 miles North West of Doncaster. It has a population of approximately 600 people and is mainly a residential community centred round the Grade 1 Listed St Mary’s Parish Church and Badsworth Church of England Junior and Infant school.

Badsworth, in common with a lot of villages, has existed since before 1086 and is listed in the Doomsday Book as Badesuurde.