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Nether Poppleton Parish Council mourns the passing of Councillor Peter Powell

At its meeting on Monday, councillors met for the first time since the sad passing of their fellow councillor and vice-chairman of the Parish Council, Peter Powell. Peter sadly died on 27th December; a few days short of his 81st birthday. His funeral was held on Friday 14 January and was attended by many people […]

Poppleton Parish Councils’ plans to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Last year Nether and Upper Poppleton Parish Councils appointed representatives to a committee to look at local plans for this year’s Jubilee. Queen Elizabeth II will this year become the first British monarch ever to reach 70 years on the throne and as a result national celebrations are being planned over a four-day Bank Holiday […]

Speeding in Nether Poppleton

At recent Parish Council meetings the issue of speed in the village has been discussed. There are a number of problem spots and one area considered before is Main Street, especially the bends just out of the main built-up area. The Parish Council had reported its concern to North Yorkshire Police who agreed to monitor […]

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