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Tollerton Poppies...


Saturday 26th November 2022





Sunday 13th November saw the culmination of work carried out over the past year by residents of Tollerton.

The display at the Tower of London inspired the poppy cascade adorning the front of Tollerton War Memorial Institute, which is a fitting tribute to the 100 year centenary of the institute and to the fallen, 9 of who are recognized on a plaque within the foyer.......

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A HOT NIGHT IN RASKELF...


Saturday 26th November 2022





No, not what you might think (it was nothing to do with Global Warming!) The ladies and gentlemen of Raskelf had really excelled themselves last Friday in laying on a superb ‘Curry Night’ at the Village Hall.......

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Easingwold WI November report...


Saturday 26th November 2022





November is our Annual Meeting month, and what a great evening it turned out to be.

Jenny dealt with the little business we had. She thanked Jean F and Gill D for laying the poppy wreath on our behalf at the Remembrance Service.......

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EBORACUM STABLES Welcomed Kevin Sinfield...


Saturday 26th November 2022





On Thursday 17th November 2022, we were honoured to host Sir Kevin Sinfield on his fantastic fundraising efforts for Motor Neurone Disease here at our Yard @ Craig Lidster Racing, Eboracum Stables in Easingwold.......

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Easingwold & District Remembers...


Saturday 19th November 2022





I was surprised at the numbers attending the Armistice Day (11th) and Remembrance Sunday (13th November), there seemed to be more than in recent years.......

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Fundraising for the Food Bank...


Saturday 19th November 2022





On Tuesday 8th of November, the girls from 1st Sutton on the Forest Brownies visited Tesco at Clifton Moor, to buy supplies for the EDCCA Food Bank, for Easingwold & the surrounding villages.......

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Easingwold Hawks match report...


Saturday 19th November 2022





Copmanthorpe vs Easingwold Hawks, Sunday 13 November, kick-off 1.30pm.

After a three-week break in the league, Easingwold Hawks were back in action against a well-drilled Copmanthorpe.......

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Alne WI Meeting...


Saturday 19th November 2022





As you can see we are a very happy WI.

The gavel then came down and the meeting was opened by our President Joan, with her usual warm welcome.......

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Music mark at Outwood Primary Academy Alne...


Saturday 12th November 2022





Outwood Primary Academy Alne is celebrating recognition as a Music Mark School for the second consecutive year.......

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The Great Easingwold Pumpkin Hunt...


Saturday 12th November 2022





The Great Easingwold Pumpkin Hunt took place on Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th October around Easingwold. Raising over £350 for Easingwold Community Primary School PTA.......

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Easingwold Friends of Cancer Research UK...


Saturday 12th November 2022





It was good to see so many people supporting Easingwold Friends of Cancer Research UK last Friday at the Coffee Morning held at Easingwold Parish Church. A total of £549 was raised.......

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MP will push for Easingwold to remain in constituency...


Saturday 12th November 2022





Proposals for new parliamentary constituency boundaries in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland have been published today by the Boundary Commission.......

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Thrift Shop Last Hurrah...


Saturday 5th November 2022





On Tuesday 25th October, Glenda Turnbull and Carol Fenwick visited the Yorkshire Air Ambulance Headquarters at Nostell Air Support Unit to deliver a cheque for £4090 - the final bequest from RAF Linton-on-Ouse Thrift Shop.......

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EASINGWOLD’S ART EXHIBITION...


Saturday 5th November 2022





What a turnout! The place to be was the EDAS Art Exhibition where over 50 artists, 4 art groups, Easingwold Primary and Outwood Academy joined together to create a marvellous spectacle.......

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Local man honoured...


Saturday 5th November 2022





At a prestigious ceremony held at Worsley Barracks in York recently, Flight Lieutenant Paul Smith RAFVR(T) Rtd was awarded the Lord Lieutenant’s Certificate in recognition of his long service with the Air Training Corps.......

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Easingwold Running Club...


Saturday 5th November 2022





Back go the clocks, as does this article. A chance to review the months that’s been.......

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Outwood Academy Easingwold 24 hour Sportathon...


Saturday 29th October 2022





On Friday 14th October, 58 sixth form students took part in a 24 hour Sportathon.......

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Donation for Easingwold Food Bank given at EDCCA Tea and Tarts...


Saturday 29th October 2022





During our regular monthly Tea and Tarts social events we were delighted to welcome Keith Balfour along to see the team in action.......

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Art Exhibition at Easingwold Community Library...


Saturday 29th October 2022





We are delighted to be able to host a new art exhibition in Easingwold Library.......

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Easingwold WI October report...


Saturday 29th October 2022





There was a good attendance at the October meeting, despite the dreadful weather.

As always lots of arrangements were made, tickets given out for the Carol Service at Ampleforth, lifts arranged for our lunch at Raskelf, theatre tickets distributed for HMS Pinafore and lists for the rota for the Christmas fair and the next theatre visit, Sweeney Todd in February.......

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Awards time for Easingwold Air Cadets...


Saturday 22nd October 2022





It was one of the highlights of the year for 2487 Squadron Air Training Corps at the Galtres Centre on September 30th.......

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Stand up to Cancer Lunch...


Saturday 22nd October 2022





It was a beautiful, sunny, autumn day for the annual lunch for Stand up to Cancer at The Hawkhills. This event is hosted by Easingwold Friends of Cancer Research UK.......

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NEW DEFIBRILLATOR IN EASINGWOLD...


Saturday 22nd October 2022





Residents in Easingwold, North Yorkshire have access to a new defibrillator in the town following its installation by York-based national housebuilder Persimmon Homes.......

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Easingwold Hawks match report...


Saturday 22nd October 2022





Easingwold Hawks vs Elm Park - Sunday 16 October, kick-off 10.30am.

Sunday morning saw Easingwold Hawks U11’s third game of the season played at home against Elm Park, after a tough start for the newly-promoted Hawks.......

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Lord-Lieutenant in Alne...


Saturday 15th October 2022





The Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire (representing King Charles III) came to the Alne recreation ground last week to present the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service to Alne Parish Leisure Association (APLA). This award is the MBE for volunteer groups and was handed by the Lord-Lieutenant to Dr Robert Brech who has been the Honorary Treasurer of APLA for all of its forty years.......

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Easingwold District Lions provide a BBQ for the local Riding for the Disabled Association RDA...


Saturday 15th October 2022





After a two year break the Lions of Easingwold are again helping out with the local branch of the RDA, riders with a range of disabilities attend this annual event each year to have fun and compete for riding Rosettes.......

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Friends of All Saints Church Newton on Ouse Flower Festival 23-25 September...


Saturday 15th October 2022





I attach a photograph of Lady Downe, a descendant from the Dawnay family (on the right) who opened our Preview event, stood with Dr Stephanie Dow beside one of the magnificent flower arrangements.......

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Tollerton Tennis Club Competition Day Sunday 9th October 2022...


Saturday 15th October 2022





We all enjoyed a fun afternoon of tennis competing in a round-robin format for the men's, ladies and mixed doubles trophies.......

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Easingwold Summer of Music ends in an absolute storm as SOULFINGERS rocks the market square...


Saturday 8th October 2022





Sadly we had come to the very last musical offering of the Summer last Saturday, but we had saved the best till last.......

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Home Internationals – England Endurance Team...


Saturday 8th October 2022





Local young rider Kathryn Featherstone has been involved in Endurance riding for a number of years, being a member of North & East Yorkshire Group of Endurance and this year, with her horse Enya, had the amazing opportunity of being selected to represent England for the Home Internationals in Scotland, were riders from England, Scotland and Wales competed against each other.......

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Easingwold Town AFC Match Reports...


Saturday 8th October 2022





Town 1-1 Tadcaster Magnets.

Town took a share of the points on Saturday with a thrilling game against early pace setters Tadcaster Magnets.......

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Easingwold & District u3a Walking Group Holiday...


Saturday 8th October 2022





15 members of Easingwold & District u3a medium and long walking groups are back from a 4 night break to Sedbergh.......

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OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE CRAYKE SCHOOL RUNNING TRACK...


Saturday 1st October 2022





Crayke CE Primary have got off to a running start this academic year with the installation of a brand new, all-weather 100 metre running track on the school field.......

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Easingwold & District celebrate 20th Anniversary...


Saturday 1st October 2022





This year, Easingwold & District u3a is 20 years old. To celebrate we planted ten fruit trees in Millfields Park for the whole community to forage in years to come.......

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Outwood Academy Easingwold makes history as it is transformed to Outstanding...


Saturday 1st October 2022





Ofsted says the academy is a school “where pupils are encouraged to excel”.......

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Easingwold Town Hall Maintenance...


Saturday 1st October 2022





As you can imagine a building of this age requires constant maintenance to keep it looking in good condition.......

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The hills are alive with the sound of Scouting...


Saturday 24th September 2022





A couple of weeks ago Easingwold District Scouts travelled to the International Scout Centre in Kandersteg for our annual trip abroad.......

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Thank you, your Majesty Queen Elizabeth...


Saturday 24th September 2022





1st Sutton on the Forest Brownie Unit paid their respects to her Majesty Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday.......

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FLORAL TRIBUTES...


Saturday 24th September 2022





The Guides and Brownies visited the floral tributes to Queen Elizabeth.......

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Millfield parkrun 100th event...


Saturday 24th September 2022





Cast your mind back to Saturday 22nd June 2019 and our first parkrun at Millfield parkrun, Easingwold.......

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The Queen is Dead! Long Live the King!...


Saturday 17th September 2022





Last Thursday the sad news that the Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II had passed was released at 6.30pm (BST).......

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Easingwold Town Band – at home and away...


Saturday 17th September 2022





Responding to the profound change in national mood by Saturday 10 September, the Band’s concert programme at Wistow Methodist Chapel was of a more sombre and reflective character, including the hymn tune ‘Supreme Sacrifice’.......

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OPEN AIR SERVICE!...


Saturday 17th September 2022





We assembled last Sunday afternoon in the Priory Garden for the annual open-air service organized by Christians Together Around Easingwold (CTAE, formerly CTED).......

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Ossie Ashcroft Final...


Saturday 17th September 2022





This is a knockout competition organized by the Ryedale and District Veterans Bowls league.......

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Easingwold Town AFC Match Reports...


Saturday 10th September 2022





Two second half goals ensured Town collected their first win of the season with a 2-1 win over Dringhouses.......

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A weekend of fine music in Easingwold...


Saturday 10th September 2022





On Sunday, we had an appearance by the Easingwold Town Band playing for the first time in a long time in our market square and a large crown came to watch and listen.......

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Alne Tennis Club 2022 Singles Competitions...


Saturday 10th September 2022





Five ladies and four gentlemen took part in the annual Singles Championships at Alne Tennis Club.......

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Millfield Parkrun - Saturday 3rd September...


Saturday 10th September 2022





On Saturday we officially welcomed Bernie Wood to the Run Director team as she effortlessly took charge of the event.......

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Outwood Academy Easingwold Celebrates Successful GCSE Results Day...


Saturday 3rd September 2022





Students from Outwood Academy Easingwold are celebrating after receiving their GCSE results.......

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Friends of St Monica’s Hospital say Hear! Hear...


Saturday 3rd September 2022





Housebound patients in the Easingwold area will soon be able to have their ears syringed thanks to a grant from the Friends of St Monica's Hospital (FOSMH).......

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Tholthorpe WI...


Saturday 3rd September 2022





Our July meeting was held on home ground at Tholthorpe Village Hall and WI members were looking forward to the opportunity to hear what our speaker for the evening, from NYCC Police Fraud Awareness Team had to say about how to keep safe in these times of ever more sophisticated and troublesome frauds and scams.......

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Easingwold Golf Club...


Saturday 3rd September 2022





The Easingwold Golf Club Scratch team played at home this week to Heworth.......

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Easingwold Wedding...


Saturday 27th August 2022





Mr Ben & Mrs Karen Walker, from Easingwold were married at Northallerton on 13th August 2022.......

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Outwood Academy Easingwold Celebrates Successful A-Level Results Day...


Saturday 27th August 2022





Students and staff at Outwood Academy Easingwold are celebrating as they received a fantastic set of well earned A Level results.......

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NORMAN HARTLEY CUP...


Saturday 27th August 2022





Easingwold Bowling Club held our annual cup competition on Sunday 21st of August.......

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Easingwold Community Library showcases works from talented artists with Learning disabilities...


Saturday 27th August 2022





Disability charity, United Response, have been running the Boot Shop in Easingwold since 1994, the centre hosts workshops in the arts, health and wellbeing to help people with learning disabilities find the things they love doing most.......

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Former Easingwold School Pupil competed in the Ultimate Frisbee Club World Championships...


Saturday 20th August 2022





Ollie Tanner-Smith (22) of Easingwold competed in the U.S.A with top northern team SMOG, competing in the Ultimate Frisbee (UF) Club World Championships in Cincinnati.......

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Local Fundraise for The Nikki Waterhouse Trust...


Saturday 20th August 2022





For the first time ever Hunters and the Nikki Waterhouse Trust entered the Dragon Boat Challenge on the river Ouse in York on Sunday 10th July.......

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Huby & District Triples Bowls League – Game 19...


Saturday 20th August 2022





Tuesday 9th August Game 19

Easingwold needed a good result on their home green, as they sat 13 points behind Stillington.......

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A Day at Doddington Hall...


Saturday 20th August 2022





A late July visit in lovely sunshine – excellent and the heat was nice, not quite as hot as it is, as your scribe writes this now at 29 degrees centigrade (84.2ºF).......

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Local Woman Wins at British Transplant Games...


Saturday 13th August 2022





Louise Prashad of Raskelf competed in the British Transplant Games in Leeds at the end of July and bought home two golds and one silver.......

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EDCCA Tuesday Tea and Tarts Tuesday 2nd August...


Saturday 13th August 2022





The day for Tea and Tarts had dawned and the staff in the office packed up the raffle prizes kindly donated by some of our volunteers.......

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Cozie summer activities at Millfields Park...


Saturday 13th August 2022





We enjoyed our first outdoor midweek activities of the summer holidays. The weather was glorious, our gazebo ensured we had some shade to shelter under during the hot sunny afternoon.......

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Lego Creations at the Library...


Saturday 13th August 2022





The Lego Come & Build Session at Easingwold Community Library last week went down a storm with local Gadgeteers who showed dizzying amounts of imagination.......

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Local Lass Skydived for Charity...


Saturday 6th August 2022





Sara Millar, Easingwold resident and Office Manager at Agecko completed her Sky Dive in Lancashire (16th July) to raise a magnificent sum for charity.......

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Crayke Colour Run...


Saturday 6th August 2022





The children at Crayke Church of England Primary School finished this school year in a very colourful style. We used our sports premium money to encourage everyone to get active.......

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Kyle Valley Beavers Pirate Camp...


Saturday 6th August 2022





In July, 1st Kyle Valley Beavers set sail for new adventures as pirates.......

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HUNTERS HELP FRIENDS OF ST MONICA’S...


Saturday 6th August 2022





Hunters Estate Agents have stepped up and made a donation to help the work of the Friends of St Monica’s Hospital (FOSMH).......

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Alne WI Mocktails & Cocktails...


Saturday 30th July 2022





This months meeting was a members only afternoon - Mocktails & Cocktails @ Maggie Bond’s.......

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Easingwold Scouts help Local Food Bank and community litter pick...


Saturday 30th July 2022





Local Scouts from the 1st Easingwold Scout group recently took part in a couple of community support activities as they work towards their World Challenge badge.......

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Poppets Peaks and Finishes...


Saturday 30th July 2022





Sadly we had our last Poppets session on Wednesday at Easingwold Community Library. This toddler group has run for 5 years since ECL became a community library run mainly by volunteers.......

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Easingwold Running Club – 25.07.22...


Saturday 30th July 2022





Summer racing, away nights, heat waves and a category winner.......

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Community Day held in memory of school governor...


Saturday 23rd July 2022





On Friday 15th July, Outwood Primary Academy Alne held a special community day to remember and celebrate the life of their governor and school disco DJ Dennis Myers.......

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EASINGWOLD AND DISTRICT FLOWER CLUB...


Saturday 23rd July 2022





To help us celebrate our 38th Birthday, Peter Mathers from New Earswick came to present his illustrated talk on gardens in and around Dublin and Wicklow on the east coast of Ireland.......

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Brandsby WI...


Saturday 23rd July 2022





Patrick Wildgust, curator of Shandy Hall in Coxwold gave a really entertaining and lively talk at our July Meeting.......

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Fun Dog Show Tollerton...


Saturday 23rd July 2022





“Team Helping Hands for Nepal” pulled out all the stops again Sunday 10th July with a Fun Dog Show in Tollerton. Very well attended despite the heat many local dogs entered the 10 classes, all of which were generously sponsored by local small businesses.......

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Rockin All over The Wold...


Saturday 16th July 2022





Last Saturday saw the return of Rockin All over The Wold, the weather was perfect, record numbers in attendance, Easingwold Market Place was buzzing.......

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Easingwold Primary School KS1 strawberry picking and afternoon tea...


Saturday 16th July 2022





The children in year 1 and 2 have had a busy and fun-filled couple of weeks continuing with their Food Glorious Food topic.......

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JOHN DOYLE SINGLES COMPETITION...


Saturday 16th July 2022





At Easingwold Bowls Club on Sunday 10th July under a blue sky and temperatures of 26ºC and rising 18 players took part in a tiring but enjoyable singles 4 wood competition.......

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The Big Bounce for Royal British Legion...


Saturday 16th July 2022





As part of their Jubilee celebrations, Easingwold Community Primary School raised money for one of the Queens charities – The Royal British Legion.......

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Joan Arnold’s 100th Birthday...


Saturday 9th July 2022





Family members from Jersey, the USA and Greece flew in to help celebrate Easingwold resident, Joan Arnold’s 100th birthday on 29th June. Joan has lived in Easingwold for 25 years, for nearly 24 of those in Oulston Road.......

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Stillington Community Primary School...


Saturday 9th July 2022





At this time of year, we start to look forward to celebrating the many great achievements of our pupils and how their achievements rest upon the community of people who support them. We are very lucky at Stillington to not only have a dedicated, hardworking teaching and support staff but we also benefit greatly from the support of the wider community.......

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Fund Raiser for Volunteer Trip to Nepal...


Saturday 9th July 2022





Team Helping Hands held a Nepalese Banquet (2nd July) towards their fundraising efforts for their volunteer trip to Nepal in August. At the last minute, The Blacksmiths Arms in Newton On Ouse kindly stepped in to host the evening, where we served traditional dishes, meat and vegetarian, including lentil dhal, pork and chicken curry, and mango sorbet with Nepalese biscuits.......

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Unusual Visitor...


Saturday 9th July 2022





An unusual visitor took to the dance floor at the Galtres Centre, Easingwold.......

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Tollerton Jubilee 2022...


Saturday 2nd July 2022





To celebrate the historic occasion of her Majesty the Queen's platinum jubilee, a group of residents formed a committee to raise funds and organize a community event during the extended bank holiday weekend in June......

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Jubilee Afternoon Tea raises nearly £2,000 for Yorkshire Cancer Research...


Saturday 2nd July 2022





Volunteers have raised nearly £2,000 for Yorkshire Cancer Research after hosting a Platinum Jubilee Afternoon Tea to celebrate the Queen’s 70 year reign......

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RETURN OF THE WOOFYT!...


Saturday 2nd July 2022





For two days last week, at Easingwold Parish Church, youngsters from Kirk Hammerton, Huby, Alne, Husthwaite, and Easingwold Primary Schools got to grips with a musical instrument with a difference......

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Sutton Open Gardens...


Saturday 2nd July 2022





The Sutton and Huby Gardening Club organized the Sutton Open Gardens in late May and now that the bills are in, we can tell you that the two-day event raised about £4600 for national charities and good causes in both villages......

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