To allow Little Weighton Road to be widening in certain areas, the road will be closed to traffic between Risby Lane and Townend Road commencing 14th October 2019 to allow carriage widening works to take place, it is anticipated that the work will be completed by 1st December 2019. As the map shows  the alternative …

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Posted on: 11, October, 2019 | Author: editor
Categories: General

DAPPA’s (Drawing and Painting for Pleasure Artists) held their annual exhibition and sale on Saturday 28th September in the Methodist Church Hall. The show, now in its fifth year, was organised by Mary Wells, the Beverley based artist, and once again proved to be a huge success.  In all about 25 artists presented 125 paintings and …

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Posted on: 9, October, 2019 | Author: editor
Categories: Art

We have started rehearsals for Landmarks. The tour starts on 25th October and runs until 17th November.  Although the play is not coming to Walkington Village Hall it can be seen at Bishop Burton, Swanland, East Riding Theatre, Etton and Skidby. Details of cast, venues, dates, times, ticketlines, etc. may be found at http://otherlives.org.uk/blog It is the …

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Posted on: 7, October, 2019 | Author: editor
Categories: Art

The Firework display on the Walkington Playing Field is one of the highlights of the year and I am sure this year’s will bee no different. The event, organised by the Playing Field Committee, will take place on Sunday, 3rd November 2019 and full information on tickets etc can be found on the poster below. …

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Posted on: 30, September, 2019 | Author: editor
Categories: General

It has been a good week for the Walkington Bowls Club with both Cup and League success. The Club play matches in the Driffield And District Veterans League which has 7 divisions and Walkington Bowls Club is represented in 4 of them. The Walkington team in Division A captained by John Turgoose came top of …

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Posted on: 21, September, 2019 | Author: editor
Categories: General

The Walkington Scout Group are planning to set up a Thrift Shop to help to recycle walking equipment. This is a great idea and one that many of us can help with. The Walkington Scout Group is appealing for any second hand hiking boots and waterproofs to equip the Scouts, Cubs and Beavers for the …

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Posted on: 17, September, 2019 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled. The date will be re-arranged. Would you like to take some time out to find space to reflect on things that really matter to you? Would you enjoy finding some sacred space away from the stress of everyday life? Would you like to explore long-held aspirations, desires or beliefs? If so, …

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Posted on: 6, September, 2019 | Author: editor
Categories: General

All Hallows Church are organising a Tea Dance in October in aid of church funds.  It is to be held in Bishop Burton Village Hall on Wednesday, 16th October 2019. So, if you like cake and a dance what better way to spend a late afternoon in October. All the details can be found on …

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Posted on: 6, September, 2019 | Author: editor
Categories: General