The two Vehicle Activated Signs owned by Helmsley Town Council have been recording the outward speed of traffic on the A170 east towards Kirkbymoorside and the B1257 Stokesley Road. The signs will be turned round soon to record inward traffic speeds. The reports are available as PDFs and Excel spreadsheets for those who wish to interpret the data beyond the charts provided at the end of the PDF. See... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 Jun 2022 11:33 by Victoria Ellis
- All RDC staff to monitor these areas as part of their business as usual duties when in the area – Community and Enforcement Team, Streetscene and Market Towns Officer
- The police are aware of the issue (human excrement) and will be increasing their patrols in these areas
- The public should raise complaints by calling 101 so that the police can create an incident log for each location
- These hotspots... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 Jun 2022 09:22 by Victoria Ellis
An English Oak Tree has been planted for the Queen's Green Canopy - The Platinum Jubilee 2022 by Helmsley Town Council. Other trees planted so far this year include a red oak, another English oak, 2 cherry, a flowering crab apple, 2 laburnum, a grey alder, 2 hawthorns and 2 buddleia.
Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 17:58 by Victoria Ellis
Helmsley Swifts is one of the groups to receive a long-term grant from Helmsley Town Council. Grants can be applied for up to 3 years in a row to allow for project planning and less admin. There's a simple form on the website, applications are accepted at any time of year and 2nd and 3rd year grants are usually paid in May each year. This year those to benefit were: Helmsley - Community Library, Green... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 May 2022 16:46 by Victoria Ellis
Helmsley Castle 5th June for Platinum Jubilee Celebration. Free for residents of Helmsley Parish (i.e. including Carlton, Helmsley) - please bring a utility or council tax bill.
Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 16:01 by Victoria Ellis
Helmsley's Town Crier, David Hinde, is delighted to have been listed in the Town Criers Roll Of Honour in the official guide to the Platinum Jubilee. Don't miss your chance to hear him at 2pm on Thursday 2nd June 2022 in Helmsley Market Place when he will perform the Jubilee proclamation from the balcony of Helmsley Town Hall. David will also be at Helmsley Castle for the Jubilee Celebration on Sunday... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 14:52 by Victoria Ellis
The Platinum Jubilee Proclamation will be made by Helmsley's Town Crier, Mr David Hinde, on Thursday 2nd June 2022 from the balcony of Helmsley Town Hall at 2pm. Over 145 town criers are taking part across the UK and the Commonwealth. David will also be at Helmsley Castle for the Jubilee Celebration on Sunday 5th June 2022 for a proclamation, announcements and judging the children's fancy dress competition.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 17:10 by Victoria Ellis
From the 9th May there is a vacancy for a town councillor. The town council may co-opt as not enough people stood for election. For more information and a guide for Helmsley Town Councillors please visit the website and the 'about the council' page.
Posted: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 15:19 by Victoria Ellis
If you're interested in standing for election nomination papers may be obtained now from Ryedale District Council. The the deadline for submission is 4pm Tuesday 5th April 2022.
Posted: Mon, 21 Mar 2022 12:45 by Victoria Ellis