Last garden waste collection 23rd November 2015

The last garden waste/brown bin collection of 2015 will be on this coming Monday, 23rd November 2015. The service will start up again at the beginning of March 2016.

We have more information on our always fascinating refuse and recycling page here. The page also has the calendar for waste collection days up to August 2016.


Little Adventurers Playgroup dates December 2015-January 2016

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Little Adventurers (for children from birth to 4 years old) meet on Thursdays in term time from 1.30 p.m. to 3 p.m. in Slingsby Methodist Chapel Schoolroom.

“Space to play in a busy day”

Play, snack, seasonal craft activities, tea/coffee for parents and carers.

£1 per family per week. Please contact Claire Piercy 07738 559474, or just come along.

The group plans to meet in December 2015 and January 2016 on these dates:-

Thurs 19/11/2015 (all meetings 1.30 p.m. to 3 p.m.)
Thurs 26/11/2015
Thurs 03/12/2015
Thurs 10/12/2015
Thurs 17/12/2015
Thurs 07/01/2016
Thurs 14/01/2016
Thurs 21/01/2016
Thurs 28/01/2016






“Soup-a lunch”, Wednesday 18th November 2015

Soup-a-lunch on Wednesday 18th November 2015 at 12 noon in Slingsby Methodist Schoolroom at the Chapel.

All are welcomed (especially senior citizens) to lunch in the Schoolroom. There will be soup, sandwiches and a pudding and cup of tea,with plenty of time for a good chat.

There is no charge but donations are welcome.

No need to book, but if you have any questions please contact Rachel or Stephen Prest on 01653 628277 or Trudy Carr on 628302.

Slingsby Methodist Church kindly arranges this

Terrington Hall School Christmas Fair 18th November 2015

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Christmas Fair at Terrington Hall School on Wednesday 18th November 2015 from 12 noon to 5.00 p.m.

The organisers say:-

“Come and do your Christmas shopping with lots of fabulous stalls, Christmas raffle, café serving light lunches, tea, coffee and festive cakes, and singing from the school choir.

Everyone welcome. Entry £2.50, under 16s free.

For further details please call 01653 648227.  Postcode for satnav is YO60 6PR.”

Slingsby Website and Newsletter Group AGM 12 November

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Thursday 12 November 2015, 7.30pm, the Grapes Inn, Slingsby

The 2015 Annual General Meeting of the Slingsby Website and Newsletter Group will be held next Thursday 12 November in the Grapes.

Residents who use the website or read the Triangle are very welcome to come along to find out more about what we’ve been doing in the past year and influence the direction of our activities in the coming year. Tell us what you think we’ve done well and where we could improve.

The Agenda is below.

For more about the group and what we’re about, see the SWaNG page of the website.

Jon Boots




Thursday 12th November 2015 at 7.30pm, The Grapes



  1. Introduction and Welcome
  1. Apologies
  1. Chairman’s report
  1. Treasurer’s report
  1. Triangle editor’s report
  1. Webmaster’s report
  1. Election/approval of officers
  1. Any other formal business
  1. Open discussion



Hovingham Christmas Fair on Saturday 14th November 2015

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Celebrating Ryedale Christmas Fair at Hovingham Village Hall on Saturday 14th November 2015 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Unique gifts for Christmas. Made in Yorkshire. Perfect for family & friends. Refreshments served all day

  • Entry price – Free admission