St Wilfrid Church, Gilstead
The village has a primary school, Eldwick Primary School.
The village came to note in January 2007 when a rare sighting was made of an American Robin.
- Gilstead Recreation Ground on Primrose Lane has been enrolled as a Queen Elizabeth II Field.
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- Roberts, John. "Village braced for invasion of twitchers as rare visitor flies in". Yorkshire Post. http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/around-yorkshire/local-stories/village-braced-for-invasion-of-twitchers-as-rare-visitor-flies-in-1-2427584. Retrieved 2007-01-26.