December 14, 2018

Gardener for hire

Alison Green has been the resident gardener at the National Trust Property, Goddards, Tadcaster Road, York for the past 16 years. (This property was the former home of Noel Godddard Terry of the Terrys Chocolate Factory fame) She has decided to leave the National Trust and set up as an independent gardener. Please see the attached flyer for details of her qualifications and how to contact her.
Alison Green

Local Painter and Decorator

Miles Pote arrived in Claxton with his wife Katie just before Christmas (although he has a long association with the village as a regular visitor to Jim Goodwill over the years). Miles has started his own painting & decorating business so if Spring turns your thoughts to decorating, why not contact him for a very competitively priced quote.

Miles lives at Five Steps and can be contacted on 468108 or email

High Speed Broadband Meeting

Don’t forget the meeting is at the Village Hall from 7:15 pm on Wednesday 2nd November, but from 6pm there is a recent addition to the proceedings – an IT Bus will be in the car park for those generally interested in learning more about the internet including possible training.

The agenda will be: 

6pm – The North Yorkshire County Council IT skills mobile will be in the Sand Hutton Village Hall Car Park. Live hook up to the internet, learning advisors able to discuss IT training needs.

7.15 – Meeting open for refreshments, display material, IT training needs  etc.

7.30 – Welcome – Sand Hutton Village Hall Chair

  • Jos Holmes, Ryedale Community Champion for “Connecting North Yorkshire” – Background to the project
  • Ian Marr, Project Manager, Connecting North Yorkshire. – How the project is working in North Yorkshire
  • Billy Garret, Broadband Champion for Newton on Rawcliffe and Stape Community Broadband Project – experience of a live community project.
  • Phil Beadnall, Commercial Director, LN Communications – Internet Service Provider. Background to some of the technical aspects of the project.
  • Question and Answer panel.

8.30 – Close

Click here for advertising material:

 Broadband Flyer

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