Next Parish Council Meeting

Mar 7th 2018 - @7.30pm (budget meeting)

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.


Call Connect is coming to Scothern!
A new Call Connect service is coming to West Lindsey and will include 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 0345 234 3344 or visit

Best Garden competition
Winners were announced at the village produce show - well done to those who won awards, and thank you to everyone who didn't for making the village look attractive.

Small/Medium garden

  1. 2 Heathlea, Patricia Bristow
  2. 3 Lime Tree Paddock, Chris and Alwyn Jones
  3. 20 Main Street, Rudolph and Eva Riesmersa

Medium/Large garden

  1. Honeysuckle Cottage, David and Judith Atkin
  2. Mill Cottage, Marion Richardson
  3. Cedar House, Susan and Paul Smith
Best summer display
  • 2 Cade Close, John and Wendy Cooks
Best Use of Confined Space
  • Rose Cottage, Jane Anderson

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!

Audit conclusion published
The auditors have completed the auditof the council's finances for 2016-17. Please see our finances page for details.

Year End Accounts published
The Year End accounts have been published. Please see our Finance page to view these documents.

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.