Category: General

On Thursday evening at All Saints Church, Bishop Burton the Bishop of Hull joined local parishioners from the four churches, to welcome the Reverend David Harry Messer as the new Rector of Bishop Burton, Rowley, Skidby and Walkington. On a cold, clear night with candles lighting the steps up to the Church door our first …

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Posted on: 19, November, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

All Hallows Church are planning an Open Gardens afternoon in late June/early July 2018 and we would welcome some new gardens this year. Are you proud of your garden? Would you like the opportunity to show it to others? Would you consider opening your garden to raise funds for the church? If so, please ring Alison on 871753 Editors …

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Posted on: 13, November, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

  Walkington Pantomime Players Present: The Elves and the Shoemaker In the Village Hall from Sunday 26th November until Saturday 2nd December. The evening performance starts at 7:30 pm and the matinee at 2:00pm. The tickets are now on sale at the Village Shop and cost £5 for adults and £3 for children. The performances …

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Posted on: 31, October, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General
An Autumn Landscape.

Fancy a bit of exercise in the fresh country air, then look no further.  A group of volunteers is needed to help plant some trees in Memorial Wood, Middlehowe Road, Walkington on Saturday, 9th December and Sunday, 10th December.  If you would like to volunteer, please bring your own spade and gloves; wear stout shoes …

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Posted on: 31, October, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Friday night (20th) saw the start of the Walkington Village Quiz season. Unfortunately, I was only able to attend at the end of the quiz to take the photo of this month’s winner’s. It sounds like the quiz was a close run contest judging by the score. The winner’s were the Newsletter on 59 points, …

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Posted on: 23, October, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

The blog has been requested by the Parish Council to post the following event.   On the 11th and 12th November at North Ferriby Village Hall we will be running our yearly “Hull and East Yorkshire Villagers at War” event to commemorate soldiers that lost their lives in World War One and Two.   We …

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Posted on: 19, October, 2017 | Author: editor
Categories: General

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