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Worst Floods Since 2000 - Posted 28th September 2012

1209floods.jpg - 43Kb The wet summer has gone but autumn seems to be determined to carry on in the same vein. After 2 days of heavy rain on the 24th and 25th of September, which fell on already saturated ground, our two rivers... read more

Lane End Lighning Strike - Posted 27th September 2012

1208lightning.jpg - 50Kb Sunday the 5th of August was just like another day of this rather wet summer. No one was too surprised when, in the afternoon, a large but localised storm brewed up... read more

Moor Monkton Diamond Jubilee Celebrations - Posted 7th June 2012

1206jubilee5.jpg - 6Kb On Monday the 4th of June 2012 the people of Moor Monkton got together to have an all day celebration of Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee with a range of events for the whole family. The day was a fantastic success and great fun was had by young and old alike... read more

The New Parish Council Committee - Updated 7th June 2012

1205pc2.jpg - 4Kb The new committee met for a planning meeting on the 6th of June where the main items on the agenda were... read more

Community Broadband for Moor Monkton - Updated 10th April 2012

1201clannet.png - 4Kb There was a flurry of activity around the village towards the end of March as Nick Hall and his team at Clannet put up all the hardware necessary to connect Moor Monkton to the high speed broadband network of Nun Monkton... read more

Right of Way Dispute - Posted 27th Feb 2012

12021.jpg - 67Kb Following a recent change of ownership of a field on the eastern edge of our township a dispute has arisen over the route taken by a public footpath which, up until recently, had passed through this field... read more

Allerton Incinerator - Posted 20th Dec 2011

1112allerton.jpg - 17Kb North Yorkshire County Council and City of York Council, in partnership with the Spanish Company AmeyCespa, are planning to build a waste incinerator on the site of an existing rubbish landfill operation at Allerton Quarry, North Yorkshire close to the junction of the A59 and A1(M)... read more

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