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Laughton-en-le-Morthen Parish Council serves the village of Laughton-en-le-Morthen along with the villages of Brookhouse, Slade Hooton, Carr and Newhall Hamlet. Laughton-en-le-Morthen is a small dormitory village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham, lying to the south of Rotherham, South Yorkshire. Laughton-en-le-Morthen is 130m above sea level and from its western edge behind the church, you can enjoy unrivalled views towards Sheffield and beyond to the Pennines. The main attraction and focal point of the village is All Saints' church with its spire which soars to 185 feet. On a clear day from the top of the church tower you can see: the Humber Bridge; the power stations on the River Trent; the wind farm at Holmfirth and Lincoln Cathedral. Guided visits up the tower can be booked by calling Laughton Bell Ringers Tel: 01909 561886 / 07725 640475.