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Charity event at Curious Coffee...


Saturday 4th February, 2023





The Curious Coffee Company in Easingwold raised an amazing £2,458.10 for St Leonard’s hospice on Thursday 26th January.......

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Business briefcase - Thorntons Bakehouse and Butchers...


Saturday 4th February, 2023





To those who have lived in Easingwold for most of their lives there has always been a Thornton’s, with a shop in the corner of Marketplace and Little Lane and the abattoir opening onto Chapel Street; and for the last four years a modern shop and bake house in Chapel street.......

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Easingwold Community Primary School - Community Reading Shed...


Saturday 4th February, 2023





At ECPS we love to read and we want to encourage reading for pleasure within our community.......

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Best Flexible Office Space Provider – North Yorkshire...


Saturday 4th February, 2023





The glorious 30 acre park at Hawk Hills is a breathtaking countryside treat that envelops The Hawk Creative Business Park Ltd. Since the 1830s, the old farmhouse and surrounding areas have been slowly developed into what they are today.......

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Free Soup - EDCCA and the Warm Space group...


Saturday 28th January, 2023





Staff and volunteers from EDCCA were under the Buttercross in the Market Place on Friday giving away free soup.......

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New Art Exhibition in Easingwold Community Library...


Saturday 28th January, 2023





We have a wonderful new exhibition in Easingwold Library by local amateur artist Cathrine Hall and invite everyone in the community to come along.......

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Crayke Church of England Primary School News...


Saturday 28th January, 2023





Seniors Lunch – Oak

Oak Class excelled last week at this wonderful community event and we were so proud of the way they spoke to the local residents, served the food and sang so beautifully. Well done children.......

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EDCCA Tea and Tarts Tuesday 17th January...


Saturday 28th January, 2023





With so many events that we organize the weeks seem to fly by. The time had come around for our January Tea and Tarts gathering.......

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Brandsby WI Celebrate Centenary...


Saturday 21st January, 2023





What a great night our first meeting of 2023 turned out to be. January 2023 is the 100th anniversary of the first meeting of Brandsby WI which was held in 1923.......

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Busy Time for Easingwold Air Cadets...


Saturday 21st January, 2023





The end of the year is a busy time in the Air Cadets calendar. The most important of all is the Sqn attendance at the Remembrance events in Easingwold and in York. On the evening of Friday 11th November the Sqn attended the York Normandy Veterans Remembrance Service held at St Lawrence Church, York. It was an honour to be invited and to attend.......

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Easingwold Running Club Report...


Saturday 21st January, 2023





2023 and a new year of running lies ahead of us. However, before we focus on a new Championship Series, the possibility of new PB’s and the undoubted commitment of those braving cold winter evenings, it seems prudent to review the end of 2022, and celebrate the achievements of the Easingwold Running Club members.......

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Alne WI Meeting Wednesday 11th January 2023...


Saturday 21st January, 2023





Joan (President on the left of the above photo, Secretary Di on the right hand side) started the meeting by wishing everyone Happy New year, with the immediate, resounding response of Happy New year.......

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Treemendous Christmas Fundraiser...


Saturday 14th January, 2023





Last Saturday saw 1st Kyle Valley Scouts out in force collecting Christmas trees from around the District. It was a very wet but not particularly cold day.

The Scouts were out and about bright and early in their respective towns and villages gathering the pre-booked trees and piling them on village greens.......

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Easingwold Hawks match report...


Saturday 14th January, 2023





York RI vs Easingwold Hawks, kick-off 9.30am, Sunday 8 January 2023.

Easingwold Hawks U11s were back in action on Sunday morning following the festive break.

York RI were the opponents and started the game brightly. Their early pressure paid off in the first few minutes with an early goal from outside the Hawks’ box.......

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Easingwold in Lights 2022...


Saturday 14th January, 2023





Our judge visited all of Easingwold to find the best Christmas displays this year and was impressed by the sheer number of lights and the effort that residents had made to make the town look festive and cheerful.......

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Easingwold District Lions Christmas Activities...


Saturday 14th January, 2023





The Easingwold District Lions Club are very grateful to all the residents of Easingwold and the surrounding villages for the tremendous support given to the Sleigh as we transported Father Christmas across our district.......

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LIGHTING UP EASINGWOLD...


Saturday 7th January, 2023





The winners of a competition to find the best dressed window and lighting displays for shops and businesses in Easingwold have been found.

Organized by Hambleton District Council’s Vibrant Market Town Team in partnership with Easingwold Town Council and the Wold Class Business Network, it aims to enhance the Christmas spirit in the town and make it look really welcoming to shoppers.......

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Stillington Pantomime...


Saturday 7th January, 2023





Same Difference Arts theatre company visited Stillington Village Hall on Friday 27th December with their eco-friendly production of the pantomime Cinderella, with Cinders and Buttons more concerned with saving the Forest than bagging a prince, although they did get Prince Cosmo on side.......

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Coffee, Cakes and Carols at Morning Coffee Afternoon Tea at the New Inn...


Saturday 7th January, 2023





Recently, Morning Coffee Afternoon Tea at the New Inn held an event of Coffee, Cakes and Carols.

It was very well attended and everyone enjoyed the robust carol singing and the delicious cakes and coffee that were served.......

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Wreath making workshop raises vital funds for Yorkshire Cancer Research...


Saturday 31st December 2022





A Christmas wreath making workshop run by Easingwold volunteers has raised more than £1,000 for Yorkshire Cancer Research.

Organized by the charity’s Galtres Volunteer Group, the sell-out event gave attendees the opportunity to create their own traditional Christmas wreath while enjoying some festive treats.......

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Easingwold District Lions Carols in the Market Place...


Saturday 31st December 2022





On Saturday 17th December the Carols in the Market Place took place once again with Easingwold Town Band providing the music.

It was pleasing to see so many in attendance despite the bitterly cold evening.......

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Natural Art...


Saturday 31st December 2022





One of our readers Ian Bousefield has kindly given us these photographs to share.......

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Calls for more jobs and opportunities to halt exodus of young people...


Saturday 31st December 2022





Political leaders in North Yorkshire have been urged to capitalize on the prospect of delivering a wave of new jobs and improved education after a generation of young people has been lost in the county.......

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EDCCA 35th anniversary special Tuesday Tea and Tarts...


Saturday 24th December 2022





The EDCCA staff and our visitors to these events always look forward with anticipation to the monthly get togethers that we arrange. The November meeting was no exception.......

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Sutton on the Forest Primary School News...


Saturday 24th December 2022





We have had a wonderful last week of term with lots of fun happening each day. The children and staff had an absolute ball with Dave from Skip2bFit, enjoying the high-impact sessions and gaining a new found love of skipping.......

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SINGING FOR ALL WELCOMES PRIMARY SCHOOL VISITORS TO BUILD MUSICAL BRIDGES...


Saturday 24th December 2022





The Methodist Church lounge rang out with songs and laughter on Monday 12th December, as Singing For All welcomed a class of Year 6 children from Easingwold Community Primary School as part of the Musical Bridges with Singing For All project, funded by the Co-op community fund.......

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Getting in the Festive Spirit at G H Smith & Son...


Saturday 24th December 2022





We have been taking part in the local pumpkin and Christmas trails for the past few years, and this year was no different. Any excuse to get creative and crafty is right up our street.......

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CRIB BLESSING SERVICE...


Saturday 17th December 2022





Despite the winter chill, a good crowd assembled for our annual Crib Blessing service on the Market Green last Friday, arranged by Christians Together Around Easingwold (CTAE, formerly CTED).......

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EASINGWOLD METHODIST CHURCH CHILDREN’S WORKSHOP...


Saturday 17th December 2022





Another successful children’s workshop was held on 10th December with the theme this year being THE JOURNEY TO BETHLEHEM.......

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Burst water main Easingwold...


Saturday 17th December 2022





On Tuesday at about 8.00am a large Yorkshire Water main burst at the Manor road end of Church Hill, lifting tarmac and paving.......

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Easingwold Hawks match report...


Saturday 17th December 2022





Easingwold Hawks U11s vs Haxby U11s

Sunday 11 December 2022, kick-off 10.30am.

The Hawks’ match was one of the few able to take place on a freezing Sunday morning, thanks to the first-class 3G pitch at Outwood School.......

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EASINGWOLD COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS FILLS THE GALTRES CENTRE WITH FESTIVE CHEER...


Saturday 10th December 2022





The festive season was kicked off in style on Saturday 3rd December by Jessa Liversidge and her singers at the annual feast of festive song, Easingwold Community Christmas.

Over 70 singers aged 6 to 95 gathered at Easingwold Galtres Centre together with a large, appreciative audience, to sing and enjoy seasonal songs old and new.......

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SUTTON ON THE FOREST YORKSHIRE COUNTRYWOMEN’S ASSOCIATION...


Saturday 10th December 2022





Members of the Sutton on the Forest Yorkshire Countrywomen’s Association, Barbara Jacobs (Chair), Irene Martin (Secretary) and Judy Cliffe (Publicity and Outings) met with charity leaders to hand over cheques of £425.......

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U11s Easingwold Hawks v Poppleton Tigers...


Saturday 10th December 2022





Despite the rain, the Easingwold Hawks started brightly, putting Poppleton Tigers immediately under pressure.

Seven minutes of play saw the first corner for Poppleton which was calmly defended and Easingwold broke giving Rhys a penetrating run which was well-saved.......

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Stillington Christmas Fair...


Saturday 10th December 2022





A lovely sociable time was had by all at Stillington Village Hall when a super mix of stall holders set up amidst the aroma of mulled wine and mince pies for another successful Christmas Fair.......

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Business Briefcase - Easingwold and District Community Care Association...


Saturday 3rd December 2022





This month EDCCA is celebrating its 35th anniversary, which for those who are keen on such things, the celebration or present for such an anniversary is coral and the colour is orange.......

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YOU AND ME...


Saturday 3rd December 2022





The first event in the series: “YOU AND ME – bringing people together”, arranged by Easingwold Parish Church, was held in the church last Saturday afternoon.......

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Textile art...


Saturday 3rd December 2022





As part of their Diploma, children in Year 5 and 6 from Outwood Primary Academy Alne have been creating a commemorative wall hanging with local textile artist, Donna Cheshire.......

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Joy and Jubilate...


Saturday 3rd December 2022





The ladies of Jubilate have been rehearsing steadily for our concert “Good News, Great Joy”. No rehearsal is complete however without the obligatory warm up, as pictured.......

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