Thieves target Land Rover Defenders


northyorkshire policePolice reported yesterday that they believe there is an organised group stealing Defenders . The  thieves have knowledge of factory fitted security systems. Further details and advice are here.

Happy New Year 2016


The Slingsby website and newsletter team would like to wish everyone a happy, prosperous and peaceful New Year.

S.W.A.N.G. Christmas Cracker 2015


Red-ChristmasThe Slingsby Website and Newsletter Group sends to all readers of The Triangle magazine, and of our website, Facebook page and Tweets, our good wishes for a Merry Christmas.

Now – and with thanks to @GlennyRodge – the cracker.

Q. What are the names of the four children of Good King Wenceslas?…





A. Dee, Pam, Chris and Steven.

Church and Chapel services : Christmas 2015

All Saint's Church in Slingsby | Photo by Steve Allen

All Saint’s Church in Slingsby | Photo by Steve Allen

The annual Candle Service in Slingsby Church is on Christmas Eve at 4.15 p.m. This is a shorter and simpler service, appealing specially to children – of all ages.

The “Midnight” Eucharist for all parishioners of the Street Parishes takes place at 9 p.m. on Christmas Eve in Hovingham Church.

Christmas Eucharist in Slingsby Church is on Christmas Day at 10.30 a.m. It is the Christmas Day service for all parishioners of the Street Parishes.

On Sunday 27th December at 10.30 a.m. there is a Christmas service for all the family in Slingsby Methodist Chapel, led by Stephen Prest.

Mass times at St Leonard’s RC Church in Malton can be found here.


Bin collection and mobile Post Office dates: Xmas 2015

Household waste – please put out bins as normal on Monday 29th December. They will be collected either that day or on Tuesday 29th.

Recycling collection as normal on Monday 4th January 2016 -no garden waste, of course.

A bin collection calendar is here

Our mobile Post Office will not call on Thursday 24th, Friday 25th or Monday 28th December, nor on Friday 1st January. Full details of the service are here.