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Local History Group: Round Mounds Talk

The motte at Skipsea – Dr Jim Leary

Slingsby Village Hall, Tuesday 19 February, 7.30 pm

A talk by Dr Jim Leary, at the invitation of Slingsby Local History Group.

Dr Jim Leary from the Department of Archaeology, York University will give a talk on his work on Prehistoric Round Mounds, most famously Silbury Hill in Wiltshire, and most recently Skipsea in East Yorkshire; thought to be a medieval motte but possibly with earlier origins.

Jim has just joined the Department of Archaeology at York from the University of Reading. He previously worked for English Heritage.

The talk will be in the main hall – all are welcome!

Parish Council Meeting 28 January

Monday 28 January 2019, 7pm, Slingsby Village Hall (Committee Room)

A regular meeting of the Parish Council, which is open to residents, as usual. The agenda follows:

AGENDA

1.            APOLOGIES

                To receive apologies for absence and to approve reasons for absence

2.            DECLARATIONS OF DISCLOSABLE PECUNIARY AND OTHER INTERESTS  

3.             PUBLIC PARTICIPATION SESSION

                To receive questions, comments and suggestions for items for further consideration by the Parish                Council   from members of the public.

4.             PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS

                To receive and confirm the minutes of the meeting of the Parish Council held on 19th November 2018

5.            PLANNING APPLICATIONS

                None

6.            FINANCIAL MATTERS

                (a)           To receive and approve current financial Statement

                (b)           To note and approve payments

7.            SECTION 106 FUNDING APPLICATION

                Members to consider an application received by Ryedale District Council relating to schemes affecting Slingsby.

8.            PARISH MATTERS

  • Street Lights
  • Highways Issues
  • Dog Fouling
  • Speeding
  • Footpaths near the chapel
  • 30mph signs

9.            CORRESPONDENCE

10.          ITEMS FOR THE AGENDA OF THE NEXT MEETING

                To agree on items to be included on the agenda of the next meeting of the Council

11.          DATE OF NEXT MEETING   

Gail Cook, Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer to Slingsby, Fryton & South Holme Parish Council; Angel House, Swinton, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 6SR, Tel: 01653 693898 E-mail: [email protected]

Sports Club Quiz night raises £102 for YAA charity

The Slingsby Sports Club January quiz night which included a raffle and Play your Cards Right raised a grand total of £102 for Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
The quiz night is held on the first Friday of every month and is open to teams of members and non-members alike.  The next is on 1st February at 8.15 p.m.

Free property marking and security advice, Malton

PCSO Wynn from Malton safer neighbourhood team will be at Malton library on Saturday 5th January from 10:00 – 11:00 providing security advice and offering free property marking with our Dot Peen machine.

Many children will have received new bikes and scooters for Christmas and this is an effective way of marking these to prove ownership in the event of loss or theft.