Local News

A good turnout for the Ryedale Show

The Ryedale show was a great day out for everyone today and I was glad the weather held out after the recent downpours. It was the 152nd show and every year it’s as good as the last.

Securing the future of Malton’s Livestock Market

I am fully behind Ryedale District Council’s efforts to help find a permanent home for the Malton livestock auction market and recently attended a key meeting with all stakeholders to make sure we offered every possible support.

A great way to enjoy the North York Moors National Park

I was pleased to have the opportunity to pay a visit to the Forest Holidays location in Cropton to find out how the company helps to bring people closer to their natural woodland heritage whilst supporting the surrounding local economy. 

RAF Linton-on-Ouse to close by 2020 - a sad day

I am saddened at today’s announcement of the closure of RAF Linton-on-Ouse. The RAF has confirmed that it would vacate Linton-on-Ouse by 2020 with pilot training being transferred to RAF Valley on Anglesey.