Bilsdale Mast and lack of TV Services

Information from North Yorkshire County Council Many residents in Yorkshire have been unable to watch TV since August.  North Yorkshire County Council has been pushing Arqiva, the owner and operator of the mast at Bilsdale, to restart TV transmissions as soon as possible, to improve their communications with residents, to provide additional help to vulnerable […]

Ryedale District Enforcement Officers

RDC Civil Enforcement Officers work with local citizens to prevent, identify, investigate and take action concerning a range of environmental and antisocial behaviour crimes including fly tipping, graffiti, noise, littering, dog fouling, stray dogs, and abandoned cars. The uniformed officers work with communities and patrol hotspots across the district with the aim of preventing antisocial […]


Our next meeting will be on Monday 18th October in the Village Hall starting at 7:30pm.  Geoff Oxford will present a talk entitled “Why Should We Care About Spiders in the Garden?”  Of all the different life forms in our gardens, spiders are probably the least understood and appreciated.  Geoff will show us how wrong […]

Neighbourhood Watch Message – Scam TV Engineers

We’ve been made aware that fraudsters are posing as TV engineers and offering to help local residents retune their TV’s following the Bilsdale mast fire for a fee of £200. We’ve been advised that this is not legitimate activity and advise you not to accept unsolicited offers of help. If anyone knocks on your door […]

New Planning Application Received (Retrospective)- Flaxton Meadows Formation of 2no hardstanding touring pitches and 2no grass touring pitches, change of use of part of existing shower block as amenity building

There has been a new (retrospective) planning application received for Flaxton Meadows You can view the planning applications via our Planning Application Page.

Flaxton Parish Council Meeting September ** Please note revised date**

Due to Councillor holidays the next Parish Council meeting will now be held one week later than previously advertised on Thursday 23rd September 2021 at 7.30pm in the Village Hall.


We plan to resume our programme of talks on Monday 20th September when Pam Towler will speak to us on “A Year at Kew”.  It will be in the Flaxton Village Hall starting at 7:30pm and be followed by refreshments and our AGM. To address concerns about possible infection, sanitiser will be available at the […]

Vacancy for Flaxton Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer

A vacancy has arisen for the role of Flaxton Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer. Applications for the post close on 17th September 2021. Further details including application forms can be found in the Job Vacancies Section.  

Temporary Road Closure – Cross Lane

PLANNED ROAD CLOSURE NOTIFICATION – 00031049 – Cross Lane, Flaxton The Closure will be in place for a period of 2 days between 16th August 2021 and 20th August 2021 The Road Closure and any associated Diversion Routes can be viewed using this URL link  Regards North Yorkshire County Council