Helmsley Town Council

Serving the people of Helmsley and Carlton

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Town Clerk: Ms Victoria Ellis
The Old Vicarage, Bondgate
Helmsley, Yorkshire YO62 5BP

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Consultation - Which multiplay for 7-14 year olds

Consultation - Which multiplay for 7-14 year olds

Cosmos or Enterprise Multiplay for The Limes Play Area?

The multiplays are for 7-14 year olds. Please click on this item to go to the consultation page for better photos and more information about the improvement plans. Comments about the multiplays on Helmsley Town Council's Facebook Page and Helmsley Moan will be picked up, otherwise please contact the council directly, email is fine. Consultation... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Aug 2021 18:00 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: Play Area

NYCC-Sutton Bank Closures

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SUTTON BANK A170 - ANNUAL MAINTENANCE SUNDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER TO SUNDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2021

North Yorkshire County Council will be carrying out essential annual maintenance works on Sutton Bank, which will result in a full road closure from the morning of Sunday 12th September 2021 until end of day Sunday 19th September 2021 (8-day closure), weather permitting.

Please be aware that there is a further scheduled... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 15:09 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: News

Veterans Breakfast 11 September 2021

Veterans Breakfast 11 September 2021

The first Ryedale Breakfast Bap and Banter for veterans at the Next Steps Cafe at Malton. 11am-noon. 11 September 2021. CarersPlus.

Contact lisa.spratling@carersplus.net Tel 01723 850155

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 14:53 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: Events

The Limes Play Area Improvements

The Limes Play Area Improvements

Soon the council will consult on options for a new multiplay and other play equipment. A preferred supplier was chosen from 6 play area providers - family firm Streetscape Products & Services Ltd of Selby at the Helmsley Town Council Meeting on the 16th August. The funding has come mainly from developer contributions from the Riccal Drive development, nearly £34,500. Helmsley Town Council... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Aug 2021 10:38 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: News

NYCC Highways Proposed Amendment to Parking Order - Various Locations, Helmsley

NYCC Highways Proposed Amendment to Parking Order - Various Locations, Helmsley

Document with details and maps on the town council's website - Community/Helmsley Traffic page. Please respond to NYCC.

Posted: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 14:36 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: Helmsley Traffic

Helmsley Dentist update

News from Kevin Hollinrake MP

"Following my pleas to ministers a meeting has now taken place between Jo Churchill and the NHS commissioners responsible for dental services in North Yorkshire. The Minister was able to express her extreme dissatisfaction with the time it is taking to commission new services in Helmsley. As you are no doubt aware the time taken to commission new services should be around... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 12:03 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: News

VAS (Vehicle Activate Signs) data & reports published

VAS (Vehicle Activate Signs) data & reports published

The first data from Helmsley Town Council's Vehicle Activated Signs has been published on the council's website. The period covered is the 1 April to the 10th June 2021.

Posted: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 11:34 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: Helmsley Traffic

A170 Traffic Speeds and complaints to the town council

A170 Traffic Speeds and complaints to the town council

After the May Bank Holiday weekend, many complaints were received about the speed and noise of traffic on the A170, both entering and leaving town. Many residents have reported speeding in the past to the 95 Alive campaign. Andrew Santon, Highways Customer Communications Officer. Area 3, Scarborough & Whitby & Area 4 Ryedale NYCC Highways has provided the following detailed response:

Thank you... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 14:30 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: Helmsley Traffic, News

Campervans in the Cleveland Way Car Park

Campervans in the Cleveland Way Car Park

The council has received many complaints about the motorhomes in the Cleveland Way Car Park - numbers, noise, waste disposal etc. These complaints have been referred to Ryedale District Council who own and manage the car park. I have been in touch about evening visits by enforcement, the provision of facilities for waste disposal, safe spacing of campervans, and if numbers are restricted to the allocated... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 14:49 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: News

Grass cutting - problem with new contractor

Grass cutting - problem with new contractor

Unfortunately there has been a problem with the new contractor and his understanding of the contract and the maps. This has taken some weeks to resolve and led to some areas not being cut until late May, and some are still not cut. Those that were cut late have been left long, 'tufted' and in places there's grass on the pavement. Where the maps have been correctly understood there does not seem to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 14:46 by Victoria Ellis

Tags: News

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