Farlington Parish Meeting AGM, 30th Sept 2021, 7pmContinue reading “Parish AGM Minutes”
After what seems to have been a very long winter, we are pleased to announce that we are re-opening the door of St Leonard’s for public services.Continue reading “St Leonard’s, Farlington”
North Yorkshire County Council has now sent the government its bid for a mega-council, paired with the significantly smaller City of York unitary. The six district and borough councils of Craven, Harrogate, Richmondshire, Ryedale, Scarborough and Selby have submitted an alternative proposal for an “East and West” model of two unitary councils of a similar population and economic size. This would see Craven, Harrogate, Richmondshire and Hambleton join together to form a unitary council in the west, and Selby, York, Ryedale and Scarborough join together to form a unitary council in the east.Continue reading “Local government reform – an update”
It is with much pleasure that Simon & Tracy announce that the Blacksmiths Arms will be opening again from Monday lunchtime, 6th July.
Of course things will have to be different. A one way system will be in place, all customers are to be seated, no dogs or small children are permitted in the pub but dogs are allowed in the beer garden. Numbers of customers will also be limited. Food will be served, via bookings only, on Mon, Wed, Fri and Sat evenings and for Sunday lunch. Sunday lunch deliveries still available for the village.
I’m sure we will all give Simon and Tracy the support they need whilst they implement all the new requirements and restrictions. Please be patient.
At long last we are able to unlock the Church doors and invite you to spend some time inside for private prayer and contemplation. Due to the extra cleaning regimes we are required to put in place, St. Leonard’s will initially be open every Tuesday and Saturday between 10.00am and 4.30 pm. We look forward very much to welcoming you all back.
The Churchyard continues to be cared for and remains open everyday for you to visit and spend some quiet time in reflection there.
Are you self-isolating? Get the help you need. No one in North Yorkshire is alone – if you have no friends, family, neighbours, community groups or support around you call our helpline 01609 780780. We will link you to the support you need.Continue reading “A plea from North Yorkshire LRF partners”
Members Coronavirus Response Briefing
Weekly Roundup – 3 April 2020
The way in which we work during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) response is changing on a daily basis and within this uncertain climate we continue to monitor the situation and adapt in line with government advice.Continue reading “Hambleton District Council”
THE Howardian Hills have been named the best place to live in the North and North East.
It is top of a list of 10 locations in the region – and 101 across the UK – chosen by The Sunday Times to represent the best of Britain in the annual Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide.
All of the local residents who have lived in Farlington for more than two years may remember that David carried out a survey of the Broadband speeds that were available to telephone users in our immediate area. The results were used to reinforce our arguments for a Fibre link from Stillington (or Sherrif Hutton) to Farlington. The situation has moved on and BT considers that it has fulfilled its commitment to provide HSBB to local rural areas but we do not appear to be receiving the, frequently promised, improved connectivity. Members of the Parish Meeting are attempting to re-energise the work and need current figures to prove that we have no better Broadband than we had 3 or 4 years ago.Continue reading “Broadband for Farlington”