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Posted by Claire I’m still in shock. As a finalist of the Hull Daily Mail Charity Champion I was delighted to know the Bundles of Joy work was being recognised. However, on attending the awards dinner last week I was actually presented with the Charity Champion winners certificate. I was amazed, very humbled and very …

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Posted on: 25, September, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Well what a day  for Walkington (13th Sept) and what a big news day for the blog. I had the opportunity today to watch the installation of the new telecoms mast on Northlands Farm. With the sun shining and the remnants of Storm Aileen blowing around our ears the new mast went up like clockwork. …

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Posted on: 14, September, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

   Drawing and Painting for Pleasure Artists (DAPPAs) Artists who take classes in drawing and painting under the tuition of Mary Wells at Walkington Methodist Church Hall each week are holding their third Annual Exhibition at the same venue on Saturday 23rd September. This popular event includes a cake stall and refreshments plus a tombola. …

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Posted on: 11, September, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: Art

TURNER’S TRUST (BEVERLEY) Charity Commission Number: 215957 Are you employed as a domestic worker: In a residence within eight miles of Beverley Guildhall? By one family for FIVE or more hours a week. Have been in the same employment for FOUR, or more years? If you can answer YES to all three questions you may …

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Posted on: 10, September, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: Parish Council
Parish Council

WALKINGTON PARISH COUNCIL VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR There is a vacancy on the Parish Council caused by the resignation of Councillor Mrs A Eames. The Parish Council is in a position to fill the vacancy by co-option. Any resident interested in being co-opted should apply in writing to the Clerk (address below) or contact the Chairman …

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Posted on: 9, September, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: Parish Council

This summer a lot of the kids in Walkington have been involved with Lifestyle projects to help to improve community life and conservation in the village. The blog recently reported on the Walkington Wildlife Hotel and now we have Project Hedgehog. This project has the aim of raising awareness and helping with the conservation of …

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Posted on: 3, September, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

The August Bank Holiday weekend hosted the Walkington Bowls Club 2017 Finals. The weather was absolutely perfect for the three days with glorious sunshine and the bowling green looking in excellent condition. The weekend is the culmination of nine club competitions run throughout the bowling season, which runs from mid April to mid September; each finalist …

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Posted on: 29, August, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General
Parish Council

  The next meeting of the WALKINGTON PARISH COUNCIL  will be held in the Methodist Church School Room on Tuesday 1 August 2017 at 7.30 pm.                                                 AGENDA APOLOGIES DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST (Any Member or Officer with a pecuniary interest in any  item on the Agenda for this meeting may declare that interest under this …

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Posted on: 26, July, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: Parish Council