Recycling changes proposed for Ryedale

Changes to Ryedale’s recycling network could see £135,000 spent on new equipment following a clamour for it to be expanded. Proposals for a fresh approach to dealing with the district’s rubbish will see councillors being asked to back a scheme to collect plastic bottles and cardboard from outside every resident’s home. Three boxes or bags would […]

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New Kirkby garden maintenance service

Moorside Garden Maintenance offers an affordable and reliable service for your home and business. Launched by local businessman Neil Bowsher, who lives in Castlegate, his new venture follows several years working in a similar capacity at Flamingo Land. All aspects of garden maintenance can be tacked by Neil including: clearing and tidying hedge cutting and […]

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Ryedale Carers Support needs volunteers

People of all ages and experiences are needed to sit with older people to enable their partner or family carer have a little time off. If you have an hour to spare each week or fortnight, Ryedale Carers Support would love to hear from you. They pay all your travel expenses, you will not be […]

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Meet a Kirkby musician, composer, music publisher and manufacturer.

Graham Lyons is from Kirkbymoorside and is the inventor of the Clarineo, a musical instrument ready to play straight out of the box. Watch Graham’s other videos and find out more about the Clarineo. Also read this news story about Graham.

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Report: Kirkbymoorside 13 – Snainton 0

This eagerly awaited match in the North Riding County Cup with Ryan Cooper in opposition to his father and brother eventually produced an emphatic scoreline but although the Moorsiders dominated the play in the first half the difference in class between the Wearside League and the 2nd Division of the Scarborough League only became evident […]

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Wanted: photos of Kirkbymoorside

We have all probably seen in various displays around town and when local historian Robin Butler delivers a talk, photos of old Kirkby but do any of you have photos from the last 70 years or so you would like to share with readers to the Town Blog? Images from the thirties onwards, right up […]

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Is this Kirkbymoorside’s first 2010 Christmas tree?

West End resident Ken Owston, ably assisted by nephew Ian Lyth, was spotted this afternoon putting his tree up outside his house. Is this a record? Don’t forget the town lights will be switched on at 5.00pm on Saturday November 27th as part of the Town Christmas Market.

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Kirkbymoorside election winners give pledge on old library

Kirkbymoorside’s former mayor and clerk have been elected to the town council in a by-election which cost £4,000. Coun Joe Coughlan, who resigned as the mayor in July over the controversial plan to spend £175,000 converting The Old Library in Church Street into town council offices, and Martin Brampton, who quit as clerk five years […]

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Old Library Consultation

This survey form will be available for residents to complete at the consultation taking place at the Memorial Hall this Saturday. Further details can be found here. 1. Should the Old Library be sold OR kept for the Town? Why? _____________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________ 2. If it is kept for the Town, please tick which you would […]

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Neighbourhood Watch Advice

Police message. On Tues 16 Nov door to door salesman were working in the Nawton and Helmsley areas. We would advise against purchasing items unless a current pedlars certificate is produced. Visit Ryedale Neighbourhood Watch.

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The Harrison Collection

A video found on YouTube you may be interested in: Edward Harrison from Kirkbymoorside visits Ryedale Folk Museum to display some love token themed exhibits from the Harrison Collection. It is hoped that the 10,000 item collection will be housed at the museum permanently in the near future. More on the Collection The Harrison Collection […]

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Public Consultation – Old Library – 20 November

Sell it, restore it, what could it be? All Day Public Consultation on the Old Library20th November 2010 Memorial Hall, Kirkbymoorside 10am – 4pm in the Market Hall4pm – 6.30pm in the Dug Out Come and have a chat, find out some of the suggestions and give us your own ideas Organised by: The Advisory […]

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Charles Dickens comes to Kirkbymoorside – 23 November

You are invited to a dramatic presentation of selected works of Charles Dickens by Brian Oxberry. To include Nicholas Nickleby, Martin Chuzzelwit and A Christmas Carol. Starts 7.30pm.Quaker Meeting House, 79 West End, Kirkbymoorside. Refreshments provided.Donations to the Quaker fund for peace workers in Burundi, Central Africa.

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Kirkby Scouts mark Remembrance Sunday

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Kirkbymoorside JFC v Heslerton JFC (Under 8’s) – 14 Nov. 2010

Kirkby Under 8’s at home this time. Just as last week, both teams enjoyed a close encounter a 0-0 resulting. As you’ll see though it was an exciting game which was thoroughly enjoyed by all the watching parents and supporters. After the game both teams stood respectfully for one minute to mark Remembrance Day. Enjoy […]

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Kirkbymoorside Town Council By-Election Declaration

Joe Coughlan – 416 Sarah Ward – 288 Martin Brampton – 429 Trevor Boddy – 121 Angus Alexander – 144 Judy Watson – 274 Congratulations to Martin and Joe who have been elected to serve on the Kirkbymoorside Town Council.

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Election Day

The six candidates for the two available Town Council positions are: Joe Coughlan, Angus Alexander, Sarah Ward, Martin Brampton, Trevor Boddy and Judy Watson. The poll closes at 10.00pm with the result declared, according to one of the poll officials, on the steps of the Memorial Hall some time after 11.00pm. The announcement will be […]

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White Horse Pub conversion plan approved

Plans to alter the Grade II listed building on the corner of Market Place and West End have been approved by Ryedale District Council. The scheme will see the pub converted to provide four houses, two flats and two ground floor retail units. The White Horse ceased trading in July this year.

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Making a stand in Kirkbymoorside

The following is from the Gazette & Herald letters column from electoral candiate Angus Alexander: IN reply to Coun Donald, I was amazed to read his attack on Chris Knowles, who has attempted to be reasonable in putting the best interests of Kirkbymoorside first. The town council continues to be deeply unpopular and morally indefensible. […]

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Kirkby’s Children’s Centre hits the ROKs

As many of you may have heard in the national news, ROK – the building company responsible for contructing Kirkby’s Children’s Centre, yesterday went into administration. It was less than a month ago when this website posted an entry called ‘What is that being built in front of the school?’ Now the site, devoid of […]

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Kirkby ‘Ceilidh’ – 20 November

St Chads Church invite you to enjoy an evening with Ampleforth Ceilidh Band at the Memorial Hall on Saturday November 20th, 7.30-10.30pm. Tickets: Adults £7.50 Children £5.00 Family Ticket £20 (2 adults + 2 under 18s) Includes: entry, buffet supper and free ticket for prize draw. Please bring your own alcoholic drinks.Tickets available from Summit […]

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Good news for Ryedale & Yorkshire

Firstly, the district has been voted one of friendliest places to live in England. Of people questioned in the Ryedale district, 93.1 per cent said neighbours looked out for each other. The figure was higher only in Eden, in Cumbria (93.6 per cent), East Dorset (93.4 per cent) and Hart, in Hampshire (93.4 per cent). […]

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Ryedale Voluntary & Community Sector Forum – 25 November

The Market Room at theMemorial Hall Kirkbymoorside at 7pm(Refreshments available from 6.45pm) At this Forum presentations will include; · ‘The 2011 Census is Coming’, John Wood (Area Manager for Ryedale) will talk about the 2011 Census and its importance to your Community· Mike I’Anson will explain the work of Helmsley Walled Garden· Kirkbymoorside Environment & […]

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Video: Town Council Electoral Candidate Joe Coughlan

(Filmed by the candidate) The other candidates are – Angus Alexander, Sarah Ward, Martin Brampton, Trevor Boddy and Judy Watson.

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Video: Town Council Electoral Candidate Sarah Ward

(Filmed by the candidate) The other candidates are – Angus Alexander, Joe Coughlan, Martin Brampton, Trevor Boddy and Judy Watson.

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Video: Town Council Electoral Candidate Trevor Boddy

(Filmed by the candidate) The other candidates are – Angus Alexander, Joe Coughlan, Martin Brampton, Sarah Ward and Judy Watson.

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Video: Charlie Grumbley – storyteller

Performing at the Penny Bank Cafe Kirkbymoorside, October 6th 2010. Watch an interview with Charlie.

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Video: The Ruby Larks

Performing at the Penny Bank Cafe Kirkbymoorside, October 6th 2010. Visit their website. Watch Les Boughton performing at the same event.

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Christmas Art Exhibition 27/ 28 November

From 12.00 – 4.00pm at 41 Feversham Drive, Kirkbymoorside – free entry plus mulled wine, mince pies and raffle. Paintings, prints, cards, knitted gifts, Christmas decorations, cakes, jams and chutneys will be on sale. Raffle and donations will support All Saints Church Roof Fund and Disaster Emergency Relief.

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Video: Town Council Electoral Candidate Angus Alexander

(Filmed by the candidate) The other candidates are – Trevor Boddy, Joe Coughlan, Martin Brampton, Sarah Ward and Judy Watson.

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