Parish Newsletters

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Parish Council noticeboards are located at the village hall and on the village green. A public-access noticeboard is located in the bus shelter opposite Pittfields Corner.

Scruton Information Signboard

A ‘Thankful Village’ signboard located on the village green near the Church, tells the story of Scruton from its ancient origins through to it becoming a Thankful Village.

Scruton Parish Council

From the Parish Council – May 2023

1st May 2023

Parish Council Vacancy, Waste bins, Pittfields Corner, Solar Array, STOP PRESS


Farming News – May 2023

1st May 2023

I always look forward to May, a month of promise of warm summer days. An easy month when the cattle and sheep are outdoors, eating the spring grass, after the winter when they needed feeding twice a day, bedding up every second day, and mucking out every six weeks.


Potato Challenge 2023

1st May 2023

The Potato Challenge is back for another season! See who can grow the biggest weight of potatoes from one tuber grown in a bag. It’s free to enter, just pick up your potato and bag now from outside East Grange House, Common Lane. A grand weigh-in will take place later in the year. Prizes for…


Nature Notes – May 2023

1st May 2023

Recently the north of England was subject to a ridge of high pressure and a NE airflow. These conditions were ideal for the creation of Britain’s only named wind ‘The Helm Wind’.

Gardener’s World – May 2023

1st May 2023

Please join us in the Village Hall for a special celebration on Saturday 6 May from 2 to 4 pm.

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