At the Annual Parish Meeting held on 16 May, the Parish Council Chairman presented the Annual Awards for exceptional community service during the year. The Awards this year went to the Library volunteers, for their work in maintaining library services in the village in spite of the difficulties faced in coping with their temporary accommodation,Continue reading
The Parish Council is to consult on the draft Neighbourhood Plan at an Open Event, hosted by members of the Neighbourhood Plan Forum, at the Memorial Hall on Friday 9th March and Saturday 10th March. Everyone is welcome to drop in to the sessions from 5-9pm on Friday, and from 10am-1.30pm on Saturday. Comment formsContinue reading
The Allotments Association is to hold its AGM on January 25th 7.30pm in Mount Hermon. The Association is particularly looking to recruit new committee members this year, particularly anyone willing to serve as Treasurer and Show Secretary. New allotment holders are welcome to join the committee – all you need is interest and enthusiasm!
At its December meeting, the Parish Council decided to offer a 20-year lease to Addingham Football Club on the amenity field off Stockinger Lane, and on part of the sports pavilion. Addingham Scouts already have a lease on their section of the building. The Parish Council built the pavilion in 2012 to provide a newContinue reading
At the Environment Day, held on 13 May, the village was invited to share in work to protect and improve our green spaces. As part of the consultations for the Neighbourhood Plan, the NP Forum and Civic Society Environment Group are seeking residents’ views on Addingham’s green spaces, including how they could be improved forContinue reading
The Old School is closed until further notice. The parish council will continue to post notices on the noticeboard on the wall by the steps, and mail delivered by the post office and by hand to the letter box on the door to the upper floor will still be collected, but the buildingContinue reading
The Library will be moving to temporary accommodation at the end of February, to make way for refurbishment and decorating works to the whole of the Old School building. Further news on the project will be posted here, but in the meantime, all the surplus and donated stock books housed on the upper floor areContinue reading