Posts by Steve Ross

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Poker Night at the Village Club

by Steve Ross

POKER NIGHT – STARTS THIS WEDNESDAY 25/4 AT 8PM! Old card shark? New to the game? Everyone is welcome at our new monthly poker night. £10 to buy in + 2 option buy back in at £5 each, Meaning the most you will lose is £20. ALL MONEY GOES INTO CASHPOT AND WINNER TAKES ALL […]

**Fraud Alert** – new phone sophisticated phone scam

by Steve Ross

**Fraud Alert** North Yorkshire Police would like to make people aware of the following phone scam reported today: A member of the public, from the Northallerton area, has received a call on his mobile from his wife’s mobile number, on answering the call a male with a foreign sounding accent has introduced himself as a […]

Refuse/Recycling Collection Days & Dates

by Steve Ross

Basically Garden and Refuse are now on the SAME week! Possibly like a lot of you I missed yesterdays first Garden collection! Bins, recycling and waste Your property’s waste is collected on the following schedule: Refuse Every 2 weeks on Tuesday Recycling Every 2 weeks on Tuesday Garden Every 2 weeks on Wednesday Your garden […]

Nearly 600 objections to the 3000 houses plus New Lane/Green Hill plans re-submitted – please object!

by Steve Ross

New Town Consultation Update: nearly 600 objections! Plus New Lane/Green Hill plans re-submitted…please object There was a brilliant response to the Harrogate Borough Council draft plan consultation with nearly 600 response forms objecting completed by local residents and delivered to the Council before the 9th March deadline.  There were also objections filed by individuals independently […]

February Church Services

by Steve Ross

SERVICES FOR FEBRUARY 2018  Sunday 4th February,  Candlemas  (2nd Sunday before Lent) 9.00am, Holy Communion (BCP) – Green Hammerton 4.00pm, Café Church – Whixley Village Hall   Sunday 11th February, Sunday next before Lent 9.00am, Holy Communion – Whixley 10.30am, Parish Praise – Whixley   Wednesday 14th February, Ash Wednesday United Benefice Services 7.30pm, Holy […]

3000 new houses – update – and come and meet our expert

by Steve Ross

Dear Friends and Neighbours You will be aware that Harrogate Borough Council (HBC) voted to support their Local Plan at the full Council Meeting on the 13th December, including the proposed New Settlement of 3000 houses, named ‘Great Hammerton’.  However a number of Councillors expressed severe reservations about the plan. What next? The next stage […]

WI January Meeting

by Steve Ross

At our January meeting Sam Blacker and Steve Ross gave a very interesting & informative talk with slides about their journey on the Offa’s Dyke walk. This is a 177 mile walk following the English/Welsh border. A very entertaining evening. Our next meeting is on Tuesday 13th February at Kirk Hammerton village hall starting at […]