At the December meeting of Dacre Parish Council, Borough Councillor Watson gave some figures on the performance of Harrogate Borough Council's Parks department:
HBC Parks currently maintain 391 hectares of park land, 38 million square metres of grass, over seven miles of hedging, over 650 allotments, three mini-golf courses, two bowling greens, 37 football pitches, 12 cemeteries, 17 closed Church yards... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 09:21 by Martin Pearson
THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District is now OPEN for applications!
Established in 2018 THE LOCAL FUND is a grant funding scheme available only to local Harrogate district voluntary and community sector groups and organisations. The fund supports projects and activities that benefit local communities and residents that have a positive impact on the wellbeing of people, especially those facing equality... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 14:15 by Martin Pearson
Harrogate Borough Council's Local Restrictions Support Grant is now open for applications from eligible businesses.
A business may be eligible for a grant if it:
* is situated in the Harrogate district
* occupies property on which it pays business rates (and is the ratepayer)
* has been required to close for at least 14 days because of the restrictions
* has been unable to provide its usual in-person customer... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 16:34 by Martin Pearson
In light of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, the national body that advises parish councils, the National Association of Local Councils, has recently reconfirmed its advice that meetings of Dacre Parish Council should continue to be held online/by conference call.
Anyone wishing to join a meeting of Dacre Parish Council (or to have a statement read out on your behalf) should contact the Parish Clerk... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 09:17 by Martin Pearson
Dacre Parish Council would like to thank all of the volunteers who have been helping to maintain and improve the Parish and who have been helping others during the Coronavirus pandemic.
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 07:45 by Martin Pearson
For the latest guidance in respect of Covid 19 / Corona-virus please go the Government's official website:
www.gov.uk and follow the link at the top of the page.
Useful information regarding Nidderdale services and businesses that can help parishioners can be found on the Nidderdale Plus Community Hub website:
Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 09:35 by Martin Pearson
In order to follow Government advice, all Parish Council meetings will be held by conference call for the foreseeable future. Anyone wanting to participate in the meeting, please contact the Clerk (07541 518 456) or firstname.lastname@example.org in order to obtain the details.
Please also note that the Dacre Parish Assembly scheduled for 14 April 2020 has been postponed. A further update will be posted when... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 09:15 by Martin Pearson
North Yorkshire County Council has launched a hardship scheme to help those are having difficulty affording to pay for food and shopping needs and who are self isolating owing to having symptoms (or the virus), are over 70 or who fall into a vulnerable group.
Contact Nidderdale Plus if you are suffering from financial hardship and need help to pay for food and basic needs. There are criteria that Nidd... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 12:24 by Martin Pearson
Correspondence with Nidderdale Group Practice regarding the planned closure of the Grange Medical Centre, Dacre Banks
The Nidderdale Group Practice has asked Dacre Parish Council to share correspondence with Parishioners - please see attached. A copy of the original letter from Dacre Parish Council is attached for reference.
Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 10:43 by Martin Pearson
Please note that emergency sand-bags are available from the void beneath the steps at Dacre and Hartwith Village Hall, Oak Lane Dacre Banks. Please let the Clerk know as soon as possible if you use any sand-bags (07541 518 456) or email@example.com.
Posted: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 10:09 by Martin Pearson