Parish Newsletters

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Items for Future Newsletters

Please let Stephen Elmer have articles for the newsletter by email, phone or note. For other parish matters contact any councillor or the clerk.


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.


1st January 2020

An increase in speeding through the village has been noted in recent weeks and motorists are reminded of the importance of keeping  strictly to the speed limit.

Hambleton District Council

Christmas Tree Disposal

1st January 2020

Christmas trees will be collected in January if they are chopped up and put in the green bin. Note: this service is for garden waste subscribers (see above).

Hambleton District Council

Garden Waste Services

1st January 2020

Subscriptions for the 2020/21 garden waste collection service are available from Hambleton District Council. The cost is £40 per licence per year.

SPC Precept Increase

1st January 2020

In order to arrest the decline and to bolster the funds to a more reasonable level, the decision was taken to increase the precept.

Village Hall Week

1st January 2020

Celebrating England’s Village Halls, 20 – 26 January 2020 by Anthony Wood

Keep in touch via Network Scruton!

Now, more than ever, its important to stay in touch with what’s happening in and around the village; how people and local businesses are adapting to new restrictions and what help or support is available in the community.

The best way to do this is to ensure you are subscribed to Network Scruton. You can do this on the village web site home page. You only need give your name and email address, it’s that easy!

And don’t forget, you will also need to re-subscribe if your email has changed.

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