Entries by Parish Clerk

Update from the Flaxton Community Hall Trustees

Please see attached an exciting update on the progress of the Village Hall rebuild which has been sent to the Parish Council from the newly formed charity trustees. If you would like to offer your time or support in moving this project forward you are encouraged to speak with one of the named Trustees.  

Mystery Shopper Recruitment Scam – A message from North Yorkshire Police

Fraudsters are targeting job-seekers with a recruitment scam that has already claimed a number of victims with losses totalling over £51,000. The fraudsters use recruitment websites and apps to identify potential targets. The victim is then cold-called by someone claiming to be an employee of a mobile phone network. The caller explains to the victim […]

New Planning Application – Foss Flood Storage – Land Adj To River Foss Lilling Low Lane West Lilling

A new planning application has been received for formation of flood storage area consisting of construction of earth embankment with spillway, excavation of two temporary and two permanent borrow pits, erection of river flow control structure, re-profiling of sections of the River Foss, realignment of short section of Black Dike, raising of section of Ings […]

NEW!! Citizens Advice Money and Benefits Advice Service North Yorkshire

Local Citizens Advice offices across North Yorkshire have launched a new helpline to increase their capacity for the additional demand that the Covid 19 pandemic has generated. You can call the helpline if you need support with: benefit entitlement, claims and appeals accessing other income such as charitable and statutory grants managing your money and […]

Message from North Yorkshire Police regarding Church Office holders

Church office holders targeted by gift card email scam North Yorkshire Police is warning local residents to be vigilant for an email scam in which the sender claims to be the local reverend and asks the recipient to purchase high value Amazon gift cards on their behalf. Church wardens, treasurers and volunteers have been targeted, […]

**August Parish Council Meeting Cancelled**

Please note that the Parish Council meeting which was due to be held remotely on Thursday 20th August 2020 at 7pm has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances We would like to apologise for the short notice. The next meeting of the Parish Council will now be held remotely on Thursday 17th September 2020 at […]