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Information on Sour Beck spillages.

This is information which has been sent to Colburn Town Council regarding the spillages.

  • Posted On: 15 September 2016
  • Author: Colburn
Information on Sour Beck spillages. Waters that are suitable for bathing are classed as such under the Bathing Water Directive (details of which are available on the website).  The majority of designated Bathing Waters in this country are on the coast with very few inland watercourses being designated. Sour Beck is not designated as a bathing water.  The Environment Agency is responsible for checking compliance with the Directive and samples are taken during the official Bathing Water season from April/May...

Please be aware of this Scammers operating in North Yorkshire

  • Posted On: 8 September 2016
  • Author: Colburn
Please be aware of this Scammers operating in North Yorkshire

Scammers are operating in North Yorkshire. If you get a cold call about a " recent accident you've had" claiming to be from North Yorkshire County Council, PLEASE HANG UP!!. It is not from them.

Casual vacancy for a Councillor to join the Town Council

  • Posted On: 7 September 2016
  • Author: Colburn
An opportunity has arisen for residents to apply to join Colburn Town Council and become involved in the important work which it carries out.  Members vote on how local money raised through the precept is spent; liaise with the police to maintain law and order; discuss and find new ways to improve the environment; maintain the quality of play areas which include fitness equipment for all ages.  Most importantly at the present time all planning and development applications are...

Smoke Free Parks– Locals to have their say

Local people are been asked if Richmondshire play areas should be designated 'smoke free' zones.

  • Posted On: 1 September 2016
  • Author: Colburn
Currently there are no rules preventing people lighting up in or near children’s playgrounds.  But with the number of people who smoke dropping dramatically the District Council wants to gather views on whether measures should be introduced to discourage smoking near these areas.  A survey has been launched which will run until the end of October – after which the council will consider bringing in changes.  Richmondshire has around 80 play parks which are managed and...

Job Vacancy - Ground Maintenance Person

Renumuneration Self employed £13.00 per Hour 20 hour per week

  • Posted On: 18 December 2015
  • Author: News Admin
8am – 4.30pm 2 days & half a day 8am – 12 noon must be flexible in winter months. Colburn Town Council are currently seeking applications on a self- employed basis a Highly motivated, organised multi skilled person. Who will maintain and inspect our open spaces within the Town. This person must be able to work on their own initiative and be able to ensure that Playparks and open spaces are kept at the highest standard. Job Description Grass Cutting and Strimming ...