This community website was set up in 2016 to help keep you up to date with everything that is happening in the Kirkby Malzeard, Laverton and Dallowgill area, and three years on we have had over 60,000 visits to the site. It is a community venture by local residents, so if you want anything included just let us know! All inclusions, including information about businesses, are free. We hope you find this website interesting - new information is being added all the time, particularly to the Events Calendar which is updated regularly.


* NYCC Highways have now informed us that Yorkshire Water have revised the finish date for the work to the collapsed sewer on Main Street from November 21st to the 29th, but there is clearly some uncertainty about exactly how long the work will take. If we hear anything further we will update you here. Please take care using the diversions.

* On 6th November between 9am and 3pm there has been a break in via a kitchen window at a property in Wathermarske and jewellery has been taken. This is not a million miles away so please take precautions and make sure your property is secure.

* Advised by Police that an Amazon Prime telephone scam is doing the rounds at the moment - be aware.  Criminals are targeting members of the public with automated calls stating that the recipient has been charged for an Amazon Prime subscription.pdf

* Roadworks leading to road closure/diversions in Dallowgill scheduled for November 11th to 15th between Tom Corner and the Old Vicarage, and the between the Old Vicarage and Belford Lane between November 28 and December 2nd.

* Rev Ian Kitchen, formerly Rector at Elvington near York, has now taken up his position as Priest in Charge of the Fountains Benefice. Sarah Taylor has also taken over as Head Teacher at Kirkby Malzeard Primary School. Welcome to both.

* The Rose Lea Tea Rooms will be open on Wednesdays and Thursdays until December 5th - opening times on the Local Businesses page.

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Xmas Fair - November 30
St Andrews Church are holding their annual Xmas Fair in the Mechanics Institute on Saturday November 30 from 10am to 1pm. All the usual gift stalls, Father Xmas in his grotto, children's games etc. will be there with Lunches and refreshments served including soup, steak sandwiches, hot dogs, and veggie burgers.