Path Clearing

The parish council & I am sure everyone in the villages would like to thank the team of villagers, led be Peter Mills, who are clearing the path between Foston & Thornton-le-Clay. What a good job they are making of it.

Allotments

SPONSOR A TREE for the allotment on Low St. We are going to plant a few fruit trees & wildflowers to make a community area there. If anyone would like to sponsor a tree please speak to a parish councillor for more details.

Council Agendas & Minutes

You will now find all the Parish Council policies and minutes on this website.

Events

It is lovely to see so many villagers at the various events in the village this year. Support is greatly appreciated by all the people who work hard to put on these events.

Defibrillator

The Parish Council would like to thank everyone who has donated towards the defibrillators. These are now installed at the village hall & at the Foston phone box. If you have not already received the code for the defibs please contact a parish councillor or the parish clerk or the White Swan.

Litter Picking

Thanks to Evelyn Conlon & Chris Walker who have been litter picking around the 4-mile block. If anyone does feel like picking up some litter in the future, Eric Hope has litter pickers, bags & tabards –  please contact Eric via the contacts page on this website.

Grass Cutting

The Parish Council would like to say a big thank-you to everyone who is helping to maintain the verges by cutting the grass themselves.

 

Winter Weather

Ryedale District Council have produced some advice leaflets  to help you keep warm & safe in winter weather.  Please see the attached leaflets, which include emergency telephone numbers.

 

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Broadband

 

Tractor nr Foston by Roger Gilbertson

The Parish Council continues to campaign for faster broadband. Our ‘Broadband Champion’ is Richard Jones and he is in constant communication with suppliers and keeps us updated on progress. For his latest update refer to News items on this website.