SATURDAY 14 MAY 2011
Hampsthwaite Memorial Hall Ever since Louis le Prince filmed Leeds Bridge carriages in 1888 every part of Yorkshire has been a film set - Elizabeth; Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves; Room At The Top, Yanks; The Full Monty; Billy Elliot; All Creatures Great and Small; Chariots of Fire, Harry Potter ,Calendar Girls. Dustin Hoffman, Richard Attenborough, Michael Caine, Bette Davis, Kevin Costner, Anthony Hopkins, Sophia Loren, Paul Newman, Gwyneth Paltrow, John Mills, John Schlesinger, Ken Russell, Vanessa Redgrave, Tara Fitzgerald, John Cleese, Ewan McGregor, Judi Dench, etc. have all filmed here in Yorkshire. COURSE LEADER Stephen Brown - author, journalist and broadcaster (firstname.lastname@example.org) FEE £29.50. Means-tested benefit concessions: £15.00 Lunch has been booked with our usual excellent caterers plus a little more besides. MORE DETAILS: Cheques ('Stephen Brown'), + tear-off slip to Stephen Brown, 88 Prince Rupert Drive, Tockwith, YorkYO26 7QS obtainable from the downloadable form or e-mail email@example.com or call 01423 359142 or 07521 705350
Hampsthwaite in Bloom
|Link to Hampsthwaite in Bloom web site for details of the judges' comments during their visits.|
During our recent Neighbourhood Watch presentations, we were introduced to SmartWater - a simple colourless, odourless and non-toxic spray that uniquely identifies any product. SmartWater has been used in crime reduction programmes worldwide and has been proven to reduce crimes such as burglary and car-crime, by over 80% in some cases. Click on the logo or link to www.smartwater.com for further details
A pack suitable for marking up all domestic items is available for less than £45 from:
SmartWater Technology Limited
PO Box 136
- See the Yorkshire in Bloom website for details of this campaign which is open to all communities in the County, from villages through to the largest cities. It aims to encourage people to work together to care for their local environment. Entrants are judged according to a set of criteria which include floral enhancement, community, cleanliness, permanent landscaping, conservation and recycling.
- The Parish Plan is a vision of how we would like our village to be. For many communities it has been a stepping sto
|Presentation on Parish Plans by Jo Buffey, Development Officer (North Yorkshire) for the Yorkshire Rural Community Council|
|LInk to The Countryside Agency web site for an explanation of Parish Plans and to view examples|
Litter and Dog Fouling
- Both are offences, which can incur fines, and nationally both are receiving media publicity.
- The Dog (Fouling of Land) Act 1996 covers all land to which the public have access including road verges where the speed limit does not exceed 40 mph. This is the entire village. The Dog Warden service is now aware of villagers concerns and spot fines of £50 will be issued. Court fines can reach £1000.
- Dropping litter incurs spot fines of £50. Court fines can reach £2500
- Please help keep our beautiful village clean, safe and friendly.
Dog Warden 01423 556633
Street Cleaning 01423 500600
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org to suggest amendments or additions.