Next Parish Council Meeting:
7.30pm Monday 5 March 2018 at Rufforth Methodist Chapel School Room.
The public are cordially invited to attend
and contribute. If you have an issue for the Parish Council you have the opportunity to raise it at the meeting.
Annual Audits can
be viewed by clicking on "Information" at the top of this page
Community Speed Watch
We are looking for volunteers in Rufforth and Knapton
to help reduce traffic speed by the use of hand held speed guns, If you are interested please contact the clerk by email:
firstname.lastname@example.org or phone:019014 738751
The defibrillators are now installed outside the Rufforth Institute Hall and Red Lion Pub, Knapton.
Anyone can have access to the defibrillator by dialing 999 and giving the code on the cabinet.
Peter Rollings (Chairman of the Neighbourhood Plan Group) reported to the
last Parish Council meeting. To find out more see the new website at www.rufforth-knaptonplan.co.uk
The Parish Council
can announce more success in that Yorwaste have installed CCTV cameras at the site entrance to deter waste
HGV's passing through Rufforth. The site entrance should very soon be reconfigured to make it impossible for HGVs to turn
right exiting the site. We also have an Operating Agreement, if you see HGVs coming through the village which you think should
not be, or problems with litter then please go to the Neighbourhood Plan website or contact the Clerk on 738751.
The subject of dog fouling
continues to blight the village . The most recent abuses relate to Hannam Lane. Residents using this public footpath are reminded
of their responsibilities with regard to clearing up after their dogs. Little pink circles are
appearing to identify where an offence has been committed.
be considerate to others.
Knapton Allotment Association:
plot (600sq ft) available
In good condition
Contact Keith Clarke, treasurer.
Access to Healthcare Project
There is £110.50 sitting in the Parish Council’s funds for access to healthcare.
If due to lack of your own transport or a bus service that doesn’t get you to a doctor’s/nurse’s appointment
anywhere near the time needed, then you could take a taxi, ask for a receipt and claim it back through this fund. It is open
to anyone in Rural West York. Please contact the Clerk if you wish to claim and have a valid receipt.
Stephanie Warden (Parish Clerk) Tel: 738751