• 2021 Best Kept Village Results (10/13/2021)

    We’re very proud to report that Haskayne achieved some good results in this year’s competitions:

    “Highly Commended” in both the “Small Villages” & “Children’s Play Area” categories.

    Thank you to everyone involved for all their efforts.

    Congratulations also to Halsall who won “Best Kept Village” in the “Large Village” category.

  • Downholland & Lydiate Roll of Honour 2021 (11/8/2020)

    First World War

    George Allin
    Ewan Blackledge
    John Bond
    Herman Bradley
    Bruno Bradley
    James Cheetham
    Thomas Cox
    Patrick B Cox
    John Culshaw
    John Draper
    Harry Fawcett
    Herbert Finch
    William Hampson
    William Hodge
    William Henry Hunt
    George Lowe
    George Ernest Norris
    Thomas Pye
    James Pye
    Henry Rawlinson
    William Rothwell
    Peter Sharrock
    Edward Townsend
    James White

    Second World War

    James Boyde
    Norman Cookson
    Alfred Draper
    Maximillian Draper
    Arthur Green
    John Halsall
    Eric Moultrie
    James Mullany
    Harold Quinn
    John Underwood
    Robert Worthington
    Thomas Gerard Coonan
    John Hesketh
    Richard Pope

  • Website Accessibility (12/16/2019)

    Downholland Parish Council is committed to providing equal access to its services and resources. To aid this commitment we have recently added several features to our website to ensure it’s is easily accessible to everyone.

    By clicking the blue and white icon in the top left of any page you can access a number of features to help you.

    • Increase the text size
    • Enable navigation without a mouse
    • Hear the site read to you
    • Enable high contrast colours
    • Increase the text spacing
    • Change the font to make it clearer
    • Use a large cursor
    • View tooltips to help you find features


    Would you like to work with others to promote the quality of life in Downholland and Haskayne?

    Would you like to help Downholland and Haskayne remain a good place to live?

    Do you have skills you could use to support our village?

    Do you think you could represent the views of local people?

    If you have answered YES to any of these questions then why not apply to join Downholland Parish Council

    Please contact the clerk via the details on the contact page to find out more

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