Welcome to Howden Town Council



Find out what the Town Council does and keep up to date with what's going on around Howden, too.



PCSO Simon Smith's Surgeries 

Simon will be at the Town Council offices on the following dates:-

Friday 13th July at 5pm to 7pm

Friday 20th July at 11am to 1pm

Tuesday 24th July at 5pm to 7pm

Tuesday 31st July at 11am to 1pm 


 Any concerns or issues, please come along for a chat.


New Town Council Emergency Line

 Howden Town Council’s Emergency phone number is now 07704 524155.

This number is to be used in the event of flooding, extreme weather, etc. in Howden only. To contact the council normally, please use the usual phone number 01430 430111 between the hours of 08.30 - 17:00 Monday to Thursday, 08:30 - 14:00 on Fridays.

For fire, medical, or police emergencies, please do not use this number, call 999 instead.

For non-emergencies the police can be contacted on 101, the NHS on 111 or Howden Medical Centre on 01430 430318.




Howden Town Council Newsletter - Spring 2018

Read the latest issue of the Howden Town Council newsletter.

In this issue read about preparations for the Tour de Yorkshire passing through Howden in May this year, early preparations for Howden Vintage Day. Also and inside is an explanation of what the Town Council is and what it does.  

Also inside, you can read news, not just from the council, but also The Ashes, The Shire Hall, Howden Live, The Civic Society and Howden Pre-school.

This newsletter is distributed free to all households in Howden Parish, or you can read it online here.


Forthcoming Roadworks 

There is to be a full resurface of the road from the zebra crossing at Long’s Corner to the Doctor’s surgery (Hull Road, Flatgate, Bridgegate, Pinfold Street). Unfortunately, it will not be done before Tour de Yorkshire (as they are busy elsewhere)…..it is planned that the works will take place towards the end of this financial year.

There will be letters of consultation going out to all residents and businesses beforehand.

Next Meetings

Latest Planning Applications


Golden Cottage, 2 - 4 High Bridge, Howden DN14 7SU

Change of use of first floor office, storage and staff accommodation to three flats.


18 Thorpe Road, Howden DN14 7AZ

Erection of single storey extension to rear and alterations to window and door to side.


25 The Vinery, Howden DN14 7GA

Erection of two storey extension to side, single storey extension to rear and alterations to existing driveway (Revised application 17/03416/PLF)


Land West Of 2 Wood Lane Cottages Station Road Howden East Riding Of Yorkshire DN14 7AF

Erection of 170 dwellings (including 42 affordable dwellings) and associated roads, drainage infrastructure, public open spaces following demolition of existing buildings.


Land North Of Selby Road, Howden, East Riding Of Yorkshire

Erection of 300 dwellings with associated access, open space, landscaping and infrastructure.


9 Treeton Road Howden East Riding Of Yorkshire DN14 7DN

Erection of single storey extension to rear, following removal of existing conservatory


Cabello Hair Studio 5 - 7 Vicar Lane Howden East Riding Of Yorkshire DN14 7BP

Display of 1 externally illuminated hanging sign and 1 internally illuminated menu board


Cabello Hair Studio 5 - 7 Vicar Lane Howden East Riding Of Yorkshire DN14 7BP

Change of use from Hairdressers (A1) to artisan pizza restaurant (A3) and small takeaway business with less than 30 seats with a wood fired pizza oven