In March 2018 the village will be effected by three temporary road closures to be carried out by ERYC. The work at two of the sites will be limited to the hours between 19:00hrs and 06:00hrs only. 1 Townend Road Closure The closure begins approximately 70meters south of the junction with Manorhouse Lane for a …

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Posted on: 8, February, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: Parish Council

Posted by Lucy Jenkins. Having not attended a Walkington Pantomime since being an eight-year-old Brownie, my expectations were not particularly high. However, on the evening of 29th November, I was pleasantly surprised. Before I watched ‘The Elves and the Shoemaker’ at the Walkington Village Hall, I had no knowledge of the storyline however now I …

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Posted on: 6, February, 2018 | Author: Author
Categories: General

In December the blog outlined the changes to the Mobile Library Service and how it effects the village. The main change being the service provided from the Library Bus will move from a weekly to a fortnightly service. The bus will continue to visit on a Thursday. The list of the dates was included in …

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Posted on: 3, February, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: Uncategorized

At the term ‘computer security’ most people switch off because they think of it as something technical and complicated. The answer is that it can be, but the most important stuff is actually very simple. Here are a few of the basic, important things, you should do to make yourself safer online. The following advice …

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Posted on: 29, January, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Things rarely standstill in the world of telecommunications, and so following on from the successful installation of the new Vodafone/O2 mobile telephone mast, we now have the start of the KCOM Lightesteam rollout.  The new service should be available throughout the village by summer 2018 although whether this includes Broadgate, I’m not sure. That’s another …

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Posted on: 22, January, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Post by George Southern, Chairman of Walkington Parish Council You may have read in the Village Newsletter (December 2017/January 2018 edition) details of the planned renovation of the Pond. However as a reminder, this is to improve water flow, refashion the two islands, supply aquatic planting and provide better access to the pond and its …

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