Useful Links

Westmorland and Furness, and Parish Council Information

Reporting Highways issues

Issues with roads, eg potholes, can be reported here:

Greystoke Primary School

  • 01768 483572

Refuse and Recycling

  • Blue bag (for landfill) collection day: Fridays
  • Recycling (plastic and paper): alternate Thursdays
  • Garden Waste: fortnightly Fridays (monthly during winter)
  • You need a “Recycling Calendar” for your postcode or  01768 817817 or
  • Glass, tins, cardboard and paper can be recycled at the village hall car park. Proceeds go to the Parish Council for the benefit of local organisations.
  • There is a recycling centre at Flusco (4 minute drive).

Services and Utilities

  • Fibre broadband (to the cabinet) is available in the village. 
  • Mobile phone reception: the O2 network (O2, Giffgaff, Tesco, Sky) delivers 4G reception across the village. Other networks have poor signal. EE offer wifi calling, either via your phone (if supported) or a booster box.
  • A local oil syndicate operates, buying oil at a lower cost. Facebook group for details:
  • The Post Office and Shop operates an EV charging point for your electric vehicles

Swimming Pool and cafe

  • The volunteer-run outdoor heated swimming pool and cafe is open throughout summer. Various fundraising activities are run throughout the year. Stephen Nicol, Chair 017684 80088



Voluntary Car Scheme

Shops, Pub and Village Hall

What’s on? Where to find out more

  • Check out the notice boards in the village – shop, village hall and church
  • The Church sponsored “Together magazine” is delivered to every home, and contains wider community news, events and advertising. Also available in the village shop and church.
  • Village facebook group, for more local news and events
  • And of course this website!

Lots of other things are going on including: WI, The Dram Clan, Tower bell ringing, Handbell ringing, Coffee mornings, Brownies, Guides, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Social Club, Yoga, Pilates, Playgroup and much more. Just ask anyone. Or ask someone at the Rectory, shop or pub, they will know someone who knows. Please just ask.

It is inevitable that information of this nature will go out of date. Please join the facebook group and leave comments so the document can be updated.  Last updates: June 2023

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