Welcome to Ribchester Parish Council

"It is written upon a wall in Rome; Ribchester was as rich as any town in Christendom" William Camden ‘Britannia’ (1586)

This is the website of Ribchester Parish Council, serving the people of Ribchester, Stydd and Knowle Green in the Ribble Valley. It provides updates and information for everyone who lives and works here, and for anyone who would like to find out more. You will find records of the Council’s work, details of its meetings, financial records, news items relevant to the Parish, and sources of further information.

The Parish Council's role is to maintain and improve the quality of life in Ribchester for the benefit of all residents, whilst improving amenities whenever appropriate and within budget, to conduct affairs according to the recommended codes of practice and ruling legislation and to ensure accounts are appropriately managed and audited in a timely manner.

We are here to maintain and improve public areas, to preserve our heritage, to be actively involved in environmental projects, enhancement and preservation of our village, to work with local clubs and organisations, and to liaise with Ribble Valley Borough Council, Lancashire County Council and other governing bodies to maintain a good working relationship.

We welcome your comments, questions and information on all matters related to Ribchester, Stydd and Knowle Green. Please do contact us if you have any concerns that you feel the Council should be aware of or where we can help or support you.