Author Archives: editor

I have been in touch with the Project Manager, at Clarke Telecom, for an update on the installation of the new telecoms area at Northlands Farm. The reply indicated that as well as finalising the leasing agreements, the proposed plan to link the aerial back to the network via BT has changed. The preferred option now …

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Posted on: 28, March, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

This item is not really funny, well it’s sort of funny… but has more to do with irony. Letters were received concerning the volume of heavy traffic passing through the village and seeking the support of the Council in asking for some action on this matter. The Council agreed to pass copies of the letters …

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Posted on: 28, March, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous

So, it all came unstuck for the Awesome Foursome on Friday night (17th) as we were soundly beaten by the other finalists in the Walkington Village Quiz Grand Final. And the evening started so well. When I arrived there appeared to be a queue forming outside the village hall and I thought we were in for …

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Posted on: 20, March, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General
Parish Council

WALKINGTON PARISH COUNCIL Clerk: Malcolm J Wells, 21 The Meadows, Cherry Burton, East Yorkshire. HU17 7RL Telephone: (01964) 551176 Email: Walkingtonparishcouncil@yahoo.co.uk VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR 1. There is a vacancy on the Parish Council caused by the resignation of Councillor M J Gray. 2. The Parish Council is in a position to fill the vacancy by co-option. …

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Posted on: 15, March, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: Parish Council

      06 March 2017 Emergency Road Works – B1230 Keldgate Road (Westwood), Beverley to Walkington – Near the Cattle Grid Emergency highway maintenance works are programmed to commence at the above location on Monday 20th March 2017. The work consists of excavating an exploratory hole around the failed area of carriageway adjacent to …

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Posted on: 12, March, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Apart from the Christmas pantomime, the Walkington Pantomime Players usually put on a second production in May, with the aim of raising money for local organisations in the village.  This year’s production will be a comedy by Peter Gordon called ‘The Reunion’ and will be performed in the Village Hall between the 16th May and 20th May. …

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Posted on: 2, March, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

The Walkington village quiz season is drawing to an exciting conclusion with the Grand Final in March. Last Friday(17th Feb) saw the last semi final take place, in the village hall, featuring teams from the Sherwood and Waudby Trust, the Walkington Ladies Social Group and the Awesome Foursome. You will, no doubt remember, that your …

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Posted on: 21, February, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Today (Friday) the weather is cold and the snow is falling; the light wind bringing the low temperatures is coming, according to Tomasz Schafernaker, somewhere far to the East. Growlery weather, if you familiar with Bleak House. I have just been to the Shop, as I said it’s Friday, which means a delivery of their …

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Posted on: 11, February, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General