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Welcome to Church Fenton

Church Fenton is an historic North Yorkshire farming village with a thriving community near to the market towns of Tadcaster and Selby. The location offers the benefits and tranquillity of a rural community, as well as being within easy travelling distance of the commercial and cultural opportunities of the nearby cities of Leeds and York, as well as great places of historical interest and heritage.

Church Fenton has a solid, friendly community spirit, having its own primary school and nursery, Jigsaws day care and out of school club. Church Fenton also has it's own Community Shop, as well as two churches, a popular public house offering food and an Indian restaurant within the mainline railway station.

Village life within Church Fenton has much to offer with football, cricket and bowls clubs, and for children rainbows, brownies, cubs and scouts.

The Village Hall is well used and is a meeting venue for a variety of local community groups and a place for regular evening entertainment.

All in all, there is a lot to enjoy in and about Church Fenton!


Church Fenton News

Following is the latest news regarding the village.

There is currently no news regarding the village. However, if you have something to share, go to the Contact page and let us know.


Forthcoming Events


Community Lunch

5 August

... at Methodist Hall from 12noon onwards.


Community Lunch

5 August

... at Methodist Hall from 12noon onwards.

Council News

Following is the latest news received from the Church Fenton Parish Council. For more detailed information regarding the Parish Council just check out the Parish Council web page.


Church Fenton Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - Tuesday 3rd August 2021

Selby District Council have now published the Notice of Poll for the Referendum on their website: Church Fenton Neighbourhood Development Plan. Please follow the link to access all the information. https://www.selby.gov.uk/cfndp