The Parishes of Luttons and Weaverthorpe, incorporating Helperthorpe

Would you like to be a Parish Councillor & work on behalf of the community?

There are currently vacancies on Luttons Parish Council due to insufficient nominations at the recent election. The council can now fill these vacancies by co-option, which is a process whereby the council considers applications from interested persons and can then select someone to fill the seat.

If you are interested in becoming a parish councillor or would like more information, please contact the Clerk to the Council,

Andy Macdonald on 01944 738520 or e-mail

Weaverthorpe Parish Council Election

There has been some confusion over voting in the the upcoming Parish Council Election & the number of places available.The Clerk has confirmed that there are 12 nominations for the 11 available places. Parishioners can vote for any number of … [Continue reading]

Is the Local Bus Service Important to You?

Contracts for North Yorkshire County Council subsidised bus services in Ryedale are due for review & renewal in April 2016 & the Council is seeking comments on the services from members of the public. The 184, 185 & 187 Bus Services which … [Continue reading]

New Technology comes to Luttons CP School

Children from Luttons CP School, West Lutton, are using technology to enhance their learning with the introduction of Chromebooks. Luttons School has received the Chromebooks as part of a bid with a cluster of schools which work together to improve … [Continue reading]

All Residents of Luttons Parish!

Your Annual Parish Meeting is on Saturday 23rd May 2015, 10.00am to 12.00 noon Luttons Primary School Hall, Wintringham Road, West Lutton Drop in Have your say on any local issue Find out what’s going on in the Parish Meet your newly … [Continue reading]

Luttons Parish Council

Seven of the nine parish councillors (all those who stood for re-election) have been returned unopposed; details of their nomination and election are posted on notice boards.   The Annual General Meeting of the Parish Council will be held on Tuesday … [Continue reading]

Luttons PC Environment Group

GRASS CUTTING   The weather is improving and many of us are out in our gardens. Thank you to everyone who cuts the grass and tidies up outside their homes and around the villages! This year we will feel the impact of the decision by NYCC to … [Continue reading]

Concerns about Speeding

Weaverthorpe Parish Council has great concerns about the number of vehicles exceeding the speed limits in the village & is exploring ways of addressing the problem. This is also a concern in the other villages down the valley. One way residents … [Continue reading]

Wolds Valley Wind Collective Wind Turbine

Residents will be aware of the Appeal launched by Wolds Valley Wind Collective Ltd against Ryedale District Councils decision to REFUSE planning permission for a 40m high (overall tip height 67m) Wind Turbine on land to the north of main road … [Continue reading]

The Singing Ravens

Raven a six piece all female group of singers & musicians based in Scarborough will be performing at Ganton Village Hall on Friday 8th May at 8pm. Tickets cost £7.50 & can be ordered by telephone: 07757 764196 Refreshments will be … [Continue reading]