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NEWS and EVENTS   

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SUPERFAST BROADBAND - Osgodby has now been upgraded to fibre broadband.

To check what speed is available to you, enter your telephone number into the availability checker then (if available) contact your service provider to place an order for fibre optic broadband.

www.dslchecker.bt.com/adsl/adslchecker.welcome

For more information please contact : info@superfastnorthyorkshire.com 

Please note - not all service providers are offering fibre


ISSUES RAISED AT MEETINGS

The following issues will be raised with relevant authorities/organisations :  

Parking on footpaths 

Vandalism and Anti Social Behaviour 

Development without the benefit of planning permission  

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DOG's TRUST

Dog's Trust have been delivering free lessons to young people in Schools since 2003 and recently attended an enthusiastic assembly at Hilltop School. A poster competition is under way with a Dog's Trust visit as one of the prizes for the best poster produced for the 'Bag it and bin it' campaign.

For more information please contact the Council Manager. 


BRITISH WIRELESS for the BLIND FUND

BWBF make radios designed to be easier for people with sight loss and rely on volunteers to deliver radios to blind and partially sighted residents in their homes. Volunteers assist residents in how to use and tune the radio, how to use memory sticks, listen to CD's and audiobooks.

If you feel you can assist please Email sophie@blind.org.uk or call 07540 724063. Training and expenses will be provided. 


ENERGY AMBASSADORS TRAINING COURSE

This is a 6 session course to learn about energy use in the home, saving money, how to switch supplier and helping others.  The course is available to anyone who is not in paid employment. If you are interested please contact : Kate Urwin on 07738 818391 or kate@yorkshireenergydoctor.org.uk.

EX-FORCES SUPPORT

This is a new project that makes free support available to ex-members of the armed forces, aged over 65. The Energy Doctor (Kate Urwin) can make home energy visits to help with utility bills and heating and other partners are offering a range of activities and days out. See contact details above. 

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BOOK CLUB

Held on the 1st Tuesday of each Month from 6.30 p.m. at Barlby Library and Community Hub. A small subscription is payable to cover expenses.  

The next Meeting will be January 2018.  

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BARLBY and OSGODBY 'Yesterday and Today'
The book proved to be so popular that we SOLD OUT.

Due to popular demand the book has now been REPRINTED and is available to buy at £10.00 per copy. If you would like a copy - please call in to Barlby Library and Community Hub.

Download poster here.

The book was painstakingly compiled and presented to the Town Council by Mr Roland Chilvers.

Other local publications subject to availability. Please check with Reception.

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STREETLIGHT REPLACEMENT PROGRAMME
See Streetlights section for more details.   

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SELBY GLOBE CINEMA - Screenings at Selby Town Hall

FILMS FOR DECEMBER 

to be confirmed 

For more information please contact Selby Globe Cinema on 708449 or visit www.selbyglobe.co.uk.

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COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT FORUM MEETINGS
Eastern Area CEF Meeting dates are available on the Selby District Council website where the CEF's have their own dedicated page.

Funding is available for Community Groups. Applications must meet several objectives in the CDP, such as providing benefits for a group in the Eastern Area and also include a Community consultation. 

To download the application forms please go to : www.selby.gov.uk

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SELBY and AREA

University of the 3rd Age (U3A) - Anyone interested in joining the U3A and trying one of the huge range of activities please contact Kay McSherry on 01757 241963 or Email : groupcoordinatorselbyu3a@gmail.com.