Posts from June 2015

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Parish Council Special Meeting

by Steve Ross

There will be a special meeting of the Parish Council on Tuesday 30th June, at 7:30pm in the Village Hall, to discuss the Redrow planning application and how we should respond. Links below to the agenda for the meeting and also the newsletter with housing plan. PC Agenda 30.06.15 15.06.22 Newsletter No2 Redrow homes

HBC small grants scheme now open for applications

by Steve Ross

Harrogate Borough Council small grants scheme are now open for applications Harrogate Borough Council currently has £51,000 available to allocate in small grants for 2015-16. This is the main annual small grants scheme available from the council, the previous Community Chest and Arts and Heritage grant funds have been subsumed into the one small grants […]

The 1875 Railway Fatality at Wilstrop

by Steve Ross

Railway Fatality at Wilstrop On Monday 16th August 1875 the train left Harrogate station at 12.15 on route to York. It was a short one consisting of half a dozen carriages proceeded safely as far as Hammerton, at which station speed was slackened in order for the pilot to get off at Skip Bridge, which […]

Waterloo Campaign 1815 – 200th Anniversary

by Steve Ross

Waterloo Campaign 1815 200th Anniversary Wellington said “It was a near run thing” Did he realise how near? Wednesday 17th June 7.45 p.m. Green Hammerton Village Hall The story retold (with a Green Hammerton connection) A power point presentation by Ivan Andrew Admission (after 7.30 p.m.) by donation