The Parishes of Luttons and Weaverthorpe, incorporating Helperthorpe

Readings from Charles Dickens

Back by popular demand following the hugely successful event last year Brian Oxberry from the Charles Dickens Society returns to Weaverthorpe Village Hall .

Come and join us on Friday December 12th & experience storytelling at it’s best. There will be a FREE session from 18.30 – 19.00 aimed specifically at children to introduce them to Dickens. The main event follows at 19.30, so do join us and get into the Christmas spirit. Period dress optional.

Tickets £10 (Suitable for children over 10 years of age but parents can use their own discretion).  To include light refreshments , mulled wine , mince pies and Christmas cake.

To book contact : 01944 738037

Luttons School Christmas Fair

Saturday 29th November 13.00 - 15.00 in the School Hall, West Lutton Handmade Crafts, Cakes, Books, Candles, Cosmetics & Toiletries. Teas & coffees. Tombola, Lucky Dip, Tuck-Shop, Face painting, Glitter Tattoos, Arts Corner for … [Continue reading]

Wharram-le-Street Parish Council

The Parish Council are looking for a clerk to just take correspondence,take minutes at meetings and send out occasional correspondence.We also have 2 places available on the council. We have a good group together on the current council and would … [Continue reading]


After the tragic loss of our Zumba Instructor Susan Fulcher I would like to let readers know that classes will restart on Wednesday 12th November. As before the class will run at Weaverthorpe Village Hall 6.30-7.30pm. For further details please … [Continue reading]

30MPH Signs

The 30MPH signs have now been erected in Helperthorpe & East Lutton. … [Continue reading]

Thankful Village

Christopher Olie a resident of Kirbygrindalythe is in his final year of an undergraduate History Degree at York St John. He is undertaking to write his dissertation on the subject of 'Helperthorpe - a Thankful Village.' Whilst he will be … [Continue reading]

Cake Bake Off & Sale

It's time for all you cake bakers out there to wow us with your baking. This years Bake Off will take place on Saturday October 11th at Kirbygrindalythe village Hall. Please bring your cakes to the hall between 11 and 11.30am. There will be sponge … [Continue reading]

Zumba Classes

It is with great sadness that I have to announce that Zumba Classes at Weaverthorpe Village Hall are suspended until further notice due to the tragic loss of our teacher Susan Fulcher in a car accident. Our thoughts are with her husband Richard & … [Continue reading]

Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning

The Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning for MacMillan held at Gritts Farm raised over £1,000 this year. This is the 20th year running that Anne Vasey has hosted this event & from next year she will be handing over the responsibility to Carol Botterill. … [Continue reading]

Calling Keen Cyclists

The Raising Cycling in Ryedale Group will be hosting a meeting at Pickering Memorial Hall on Tuesday 30th September at 19.30. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss: 1. Increasing the number of safe greenway routes between communities. 2. … [Continue reading]