Welcome to The Good Life: Upcoming Events In Hovingham

This Saturday (25th June), Community First Yorkshire are hosting the ‘Good Life, Ryedale’ event at Hovingham Village Hall. Hovingham’s Project Purple are running the café and there will also be several stalls by local organisations. On the same day there will also be ‘Coffee In The Garden’ running alongside this, and visitors are welcome to both events. More information is included on the flyers below and through this link.

Call for Event Stall Holders

Friends of Slingsby School are looking for Stall Holders for events coming up this year. See the attached flyer for more information, deadlines and contact details:

Review of The Ryedale Plan

Ryedale District Council are starting the process of reviewing the ‘Ryedale Plan’. Part of this process is requesting that development sites be put forward for residential, employment, mix use, leisure and tourism. From this request four sites have been put forward for residential development in Slingsby by Castle Howard Estate. Maps showing the areas are attached.

Jasper Hasell, Estate Chief Executive will be attending the Parish Assembly on the Monday 23rd May at 7.30pm to give a presentation, everyone is welcome to attend.

A more detailed explanation of the process can be found on Ryedale District Council’s website using the following link:


Comments can be made by individuals using the consultation form on the following link:


Cafe Church

Slingsby Methodist Church extend a warm invitation to all for their Cafe Church event on Sunday 24th April. More details below:

Village Hall Curry and Quiz Night

All Saints Development Fund welcome you to celebrate the end of Winter with a Curry and Quiz Night.
Saturday 30th April at 6.30pm in Slingsby Village Hall
A selection of curries with poppadoms, dips, rice and na’an breads. Vegetarian and non-spicy options are available. Please bring your own drinks, glasses and nibbles.
Tickets are £10 and £5 for children.
Tickets from Anita Brewer 07935830476/01653489424/[email protected]
and Diane Watson 07557850383