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Update on the community benches in Bickerton

Parish Councillors have had several enquiries about progress with the village seats so I thought it was time for an update. As you know the damage was very bad and […]

Precept Increase

PRECEPT INCREASE 2024-25   As advised previously, the cost of replacing and repairing Parish Assets during 2023 has had an impact on the Parish precept request for the next financial […]

Polling District Review

From NYC – “North Yorkshire Council are required to carry out a consultation with North Yorkshire residents and stakeholders about the council’s proposal for the polling districts and location of […]

Vandalism to Community Benches in Bickerton

Please find attached a statement regarding the vandalism to the community benches in Bickerton

Change of date for September Parish Council Meeting

The date for the Parish Council meeting scheduled to take place in Monday 18th September has had to be changed due to unforeseen circumstances.  This has been re-scheduled for Monday […]

Your contact with NY Police – Message from the Chair

I recently received a visit from North Yorkshire police as a follow up to my report about criminal damage to one of our commemorative benches. We also discussed car theft. […]

What is “smishing”

How to protect yourself from “smishing” With scams on the rise, it’s vital to educate yourself about “smishing” texts – what they are and how to stay safe “Smishing” refers […]

Nat West Bank Scam Update

Received from: Andy Fox North Yorkshire Police, Financial Abuse Safeguarding Officer, Economic Crime Unit The attached information is from my colleagues at Nat West bank who ask I circulate it […]

Withdrawal of Connexions bus service 412 from Wetherby to York

Update: 17th March 2023 – BBC reports that the 412 Service has been secured through to 2025. You can read more on the BBC article here. Update: March 2023 – […]