sport and recreation

Allotment Society  Contact:

Cawood Allotments were officially opened on 4th April 2009 and since then they have been totally transformed. The site consists of 44 plots some being subdivided into half size plots which at the time of writing are fully occupied.

official opening 2009

If you wish to contact the Society or are considering adding your name to the waiting list, please use the following email address:


Art Group Cawood Art Group meets on alternate Monday mornings from 10.00 to 12.00 in the Old Boys’ School.

We are a small friendly club and our programme includes themed painting days, workshops, demonstrations and outdoor sketching/painting in the summer months.

We welcome artists of all abilities, please contact Mark Rounding or Anne Marie
Marshall for further details.


my tools pic by Gillian Mortimer

Bowls Club based at the Playing Fields.

The Club Secretary is Joan Pool, Club Chairman is Malcolm Osborne. 01757 269123 or 17894 826818.

Cawood Bowls Club are always looking for new members both male and female. Please contact Joan Pool for details 01757 268238 or email

Recent winners of Selby Bowling League Cup: many congratulations!

Selby Bowling League Cup
Selby Bowling League Cup pic from Cawood Folk

Cawood Cricket Club is based at the Playing Fields.

Cricket team last game of season 2023, pic by Mike Cowling


Contact Chairman:
Matthew Stead
07875 724622



Cawood Football Club is based at the Playing Fields.

They can be contacted at

our first game is 23/08/23


The league website with fixtures and results is
congrats to the triple champions 22/23 season, pic Pete O Donnell

The Parish Council, sports clubs and Allotment Society form this committee. Three Wardens oversee the area and the Parish Council awards grants for upkeep, maintenance and insurances. Businesses planning on  running outdoor sessions for children or adults at the Playing Fields please contact PC Clerk at, 07541 434569

Cawood Tennis Club is based at the Playing Fields and have three floodlit all weather hard courts, a practice wall and a clubhouse with changing facilities. The Club is affiliated to the LTA. Secretary, Chris Foster can be contacted at

White Cross Ski Club contact is Robbie Crewe, 07974 024935

Meet on Friday mornings at the Bowls Club, contact

Cawood Parish Council