Just when you thought that was it for blog quizzes… well not quite, here’s another. So wearing your thinking cap at a jaunty angle see how well you get on with the following 30 questions. Some are quite easy and others a little bit more tricky. As someone once said ‘it’s only easy if you …

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Posted on: 17, October, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous/Fun

It has been announced by the Chairman of the Playing Fields Association  that the Fireworks display for this year has been cancelled. Although this news was to be expected it’s a shame that the action has been necessary. The display is always a spectacular event and has become one of the most popular occasions on …

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Posted on: 1, October, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: General
Parish Council

The next meeting of Walkington Parish Council, will be a virtual meeting on 6 October 2020 at 7:00pm. For further details please contact the Clerk –  walkingtonparishcouncil@yahoo.co.uk Agenda 20.10.01 Apologies for Absence 20.10.02 Declarations of Interest 20.10.03 Matters for Ward Councillors Sherwood Close – Parking bay application A resident of Sherwood Close requested support for …

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Posted on: 1, October, 2020 | Author: editor
Parish Council

Walkington Parish Council  Minutes of the Ordinary Meeting Date of meeting: 14 July 2020 Venue: Virtual Meeting Start time: 19:00 End time: 21:45 Councillors present: Councillors Drew (Chairman), Mrs Swann (Vice Chair), Mrs Boyle, Hearne, Mrs Holdorf, Whistler and Waudby Ward Councillors present: Councillor Mrs Greenwood Absences without apologies: Councillor Collinson  Also present: Mr Waterland …

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Posted on: 16, September, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Parish Council

The End of an Era! Last week the Fergie announced it would close its doors on 4th October. This iconic pub has been in the village for as long as I can remember (first licence 1866). Like lots of people who live in the village and lots of visitors who come to the pub, we …

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Posted on: 7, September, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Posted by Wendy Mitchell I’m not sure why I decided to splash out on a camera just before lockdown arrived. Before we’d really understood the significance that Covid was going to have on our lives. But I’m so glad I did as it’s kept me sane, it’s given me a reason to exist each day …

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Posted on: 25, August, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Here we go again with another quiz from my friend in Sheffield. There are thirty questions and all you have to do is to identify the character or the building etc. Last weeks musical quiz was very popular, however, a few of us struggled to complete them all. When you see the answers it all …

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Posted on: 25, August, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous/Fun

It has been a difficult few months at Walkington Village Hall as there has been no income since Lockdown was announced. Village Hall Committee members have been looking after the building and keeping it safe. However things are now looking up and we have completed our Action Plan for reopening and we are ready to …

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Posted on: 18, August, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Bowls England have launched an initiative to encourage people to try the game of bowls. Walkington have signed up to join the “Let’s Roll” campaign. Anyone villagers or friends of are most welcome to try the game with a free introductory session at the club. Coaching and equipment will be provided. If you wish to give …

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Posted on: 18, August, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: General