Next Parish Council Meeting

July 4th 2018 - 7.30pm

Methodist Church, Main Street.

If you have a question to ask then please come along - there is a public session at the start of each meeting where your voice can be heard!

Red Barn odours? Other Environmental concerns? Please notify the Environment Agency on 0800 80 70 60.

Welcome to the Scothern Parish Council and Community Website.

This website is for the benefit of the local community and you can find details of parish council activities (including meeting dates, agendas & minutes), information about community happenings and our clubs/societies.

2017 - 2018 Audit
The Annual audit documents have now been signed off by the Parish Council and have been published. Please see the finances page for details.

Disruption to bus service
The PC have been advised by Lincolnshire Highways of a disruption to the Scothern bus service which means that there will be NO buses through Scothern from Monday 11 June 2018 until Friday 16 June 2018.  School buses will be escorted through the roadworks at Dunholme Road, Scothern but no other buses will be able to serve the village.

Service 11 will divert between Nettleham Green and Dunholme via the A46 in both directions and any passengers wishing to use the bus from Scothern are being advised to phone the Call Connect [see below] booking line on 03452 343344 to pre-book a journey on the 100L Call Connect Bus Service as the County Council are unable to fund a dedicated shuttle bus from the village.

Call Connect will pick up in the village and the usual drop off points are Tesco, Waitrose (where Stagecoach service numbers 11 and 12 can be picked up), Lincoln County Hospital, Newport Lincoln (Radio Lincolnshire).  There is also a service into the city centre on Saturdays.  Bus passes can be used on on Call Connect.

Call Connect - Scothern!
The Call Connect service is now available throughout West Lindsey and includes Scothern. This is a service providing connections to main bus routes throughout West Lindsey and the wider county that will be available to all ages of the population.

Leaflets are available at Scothern Nurseries and more information is available by calling 03452 343344 or visit

Planning applications affecting our village
Please see the Planning page for details of relevant planning applications and information about commenting on applications. It would be helpful if any comments are also copied to the Parish Council – it helps in decision making!

First Contact - now for anyone 18+
First Contact is a service that allows people aged 18 and over to access a wide range of services and information to provide help and support with Social Care, Money & Benefits, Careers & Training and much more all through one point of contact.
Read more about the First Contact service.  image icon pdf document

Contacting Lincolnshire County Council
Lincolnshire County Council, County Offices, Newland, Lincoln LN1 1YL
telephone: 01522-552222 fax: 01522-516137
email: Minicom: 01522 552 055

Action Number
West Lindsey District Council has one number for you to report dog fouling incidents, fly tipping, anti-social behaviour and littering etc.

The West Lindsey District Council action number is 01427 676676

For more information about the Parish Council please see our notice boards - Next to Ellison Boulters School; on the bus shelter opposite St Germain's Church and in front of Scothern Recreation Centre.