Author Archives: editor

Posted by Lucy Jenkins After watching and reviewing the Walkington Pantomime, my expectations for ‘Under Canvas’ were considerably high. Were my expectations met you may ask? Of course they were. Although this particular performance may not be suitable for younger audiences, the aspects of comedy, the exciting storyline and sensational acting, with all actors perfectly …

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Posted on: 20, May, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

  Should you find yourself walking on Little Weighton Road I guarantee that you will stop and stare in disbelief at the animals in the paddock. What are they – designer sheep? Well no, they’re alpacas and a long way from their home in the Andes of South America. The two alpacas are about 2 …

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Posted on: 18, May, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

On Saturday (12th) the village had a very important guest, the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu was in Walkington as part of a Mission Weekend. Over the weekend he was visiting the parishes in and around Beverley and the surrounding villages and talking about his own life and faith. After attending Morning Prayers at …

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Posted on: 18, May, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

THE EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE COUNCIL ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 SECTION 14 (1) TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC  MANOR HOUSE LANE WALKINGTON:   Notice is hereby given that The East Riding of Yorkshire Council intends not less than seven days from the date of this notice to make an Order, the effect of which …

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Posted on: 15, May, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: Parish Council

Can it be a week already since the Tour de Yorkshire came through the village, well it is, which only goes to show how slow I am getting this post out onto the blog. There are a few reminders left such as streams of bunting and the odd bike. The weather was fantastic first thing …

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Posted on: 10, May, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

From Sunday, 6th May 2018 a new bus timetable will be in operation and this will involve  significant changes to the bus service currently provided. The existing 180/X80:61 service has been discontinued and replaced by a new 63 bus service. There will be no Sunday bus service. After 9:00am the buses to Beverley will run …

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Posted on: 6, May, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

          Beverley Singers  Present  “Night and Day” A collection of popular songs from musicals stage and screen. In aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance on Saturday 9th June 2018 at 2:00pm At The Haywood Theatre within The Parkway Cinema Flemingate Shopping Centre – Beverley. Tickets – £7.00 From: Toll Gavel Church on …

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Posted on: 4, May, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General
Parish Council

The next meeting of the WALKINGTON PARISH COUNCIL will  be held in the in the Methodist Church School Room on Tuesday 1 May 2018 at 7.30 pm. The agenda for the meeting is set out below. AGENDA 1.    APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE 2.   DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST (Any Member or Officer with a pecuniary or …

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Posted on: 29, April, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: Parish Council

The annual Dr M Scrowston memorial quiz took place last Friday evening (20th) in the Village Hall between the University of Hull Chemistry Department and The Brains of Walkington. There were warm tributes to the late Mike Scowston from his colleagues in the Chemistry Department. The fact that this competition is still going strong, after …

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Posted on: 24, April, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General