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    Details of the work of the Community Payback Team in Hampsthwaite Hampsthwaite Parish Council was approached in December 2016 to seek our support for the Community Payback scheme. The Unpaid Work Requirement (commonly known as Community Payback) is one of the requirements that can be included in a community order. It involves service users doing compulsory work for the benefit of the community. Types of Work Undertaken Work in Hampsthwaite Volunteers Current Year Reports Contact: Unpaid Work Placement Coordinator, Interserve (Justice) The Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company Ltd Harrogate Probation Office Harrogate Redefining the future for people and placesWebsite: www.interserve.comPhone: 07720  213674Email:
  • Information

    The Village Room began its life as a purpose-built reading room constructed in stone with a boarded roof covered in slate and with its interior beams exposed in a vaulted roof. It opened to the public in August 1890. Now the Room is a regular venue for meetings including the Parish Council, the Village Society Committee and the Wednesday Group.Hampsthwaite Village Room High Street,HG3 2ET For bookings, contact: T:  01423 770332 E: See also the History section for a brief history of
  • Village Room Events Calendar

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  • Christmas Tree Festival

    St. Thomas a Becket Church, Hampsthwaite are holding a Christmas Tree Festival over the weekend of 15th – 17th December.There will be a ‘Preview Evening & Concert ’ on Friday 15th with wine and canapes being served from 6.30 p.m and with a choral performance from Voces Seraphorum from 7.00 – 7.45 p.m. – tickets can be purchased from Hampsthwaite Post Office or you can buy them on the door (£7.00).The church will be open from 10.00 – 16.00 on Saturday 16th December for you to come along and enjoy the Christmas Trees and there will be refreshments served throughout the day.
  • Hands Off Hampsthwaite Action Group

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  • Management Committee Meetings

    "The general management and control of the Trust Premises and the Arrangements for their use shall be vested in a Committee of Management (hereinafter called “the Committee”) consisting of not more than Twenty-five members (exclusive of members co-opted . . . )" and "All members of the Committee shall retire annually at the Annual General Meeting". Extracts from Conveyance No.8791 dated 24th April 1953


    Harrogate Borough Council is currently preparing a new Local Plan which will set out how the district should grow and develop to 2035. Link to HBC's Online Planning Application Information (opens in a new window) Link to Harrogate District Draft Local Plan Additional Sites consultation 14 July - 25 August 2017 (opens in a new window)
  • Birstwith Road Site (HM9)

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Feast Brochure : 2016

Hampsthwaite Feast and Show 2016 will be held on 23rd and 24th July 2016

Theme : 'Books"

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Elmer the Elephant Colouring Page : 2016

Right Click and print to enter Indoor Competitions Pre-School and Reception CLASS A

Feast Programme - general structure

Indoor competition detailsDistributed via school, Corner Shop and Post Office early-June
Feast Grand RaffleTickets available via school, Corner Shop and Post Office early June.
All proceeds to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Feast QuizAvailable from school, Corner Shop and Post Office from early June
Scarecrow Competition and TrailDetails available via school, Corner Shop and Post Office mid-June, Scarecrows to be displayed from early-July
Brochures delivered and start of Treasure HuntDelivered free to all Hampsthwaite residents and pupils of Hampsthwaite School - voluntary donations and sponsorship welcome
Saturday morning
Judging of Show and Indoor CompetitionsAll entries to be on display in the Memorial Hall by 10.30am
Judging of Pet Show11.00am in front of Memorial Hall
Saturday afternoon
Feast ParadeAccompanied by marching band, entertainers and classic cars
Assemble on Brookfield Green from 12.30pm
Opening of Feast and Fancy Dress judging1.30pm at front of Memorial Hall
Viewing of Show and Indoor Competition entriesFrom 2.00pm in Memorial Hall
Entertainment in Memorial Hall car parkIncluding for example: Fairground organ, Brass band, Clown, Miniature steam engine rides, Teas, Traditional roundabout and swings
Cross-country run3.00pm start from outside the Memorial Hall
Hampsthwaite Show prize givingShow Cups and prizes presented from outside the Memorial Hall from 3.15pm
Saturday evening
Family Picnic4.00pm to 7.30pm on Feast Field
Free entry - Games and Sports
Licensed Bar available
Family EveningFrom 7.00pm in Joiners Arms garden
Free entry - Hot food served until 9.00pm
Live music until Midnight
Sunday morning
Feast ServiceEcumenical service alternating annually between St Thomas a'Becket church and the Methodist Chapel
Sunday afternoon
Feast Sports and Games1.00pm on Feast Field
EntertainersIncluding for example: Fairground organ, Miniature steam engine rides, Brass Band, Traditional roundabout and swings
Air ShowSubject to availability and weather permitting!
Hog Roast and Cream teasFrom 3.00pm on Feast Field
Feast prizes and trophiesIncluding the Sir Fredrick Aykroyd Cup, Bob McLean Trophy, Forrest Silver Cup, Sid Steele Plate and Wainwright Cup, awarded at 4.30pm on Feast Field
Exhibition of Feast and Show photosOn this web site
Feast Programme

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