Monthly Archives: February 2012

Ian Swales MP takes New Marske and Upleatham wind turbines issue to the top

At Prime Minister’s Questions today (Wednesday February 29), Ian Swales MP raised concerns over the proposed 120 metre wind turbines between New Marske and Upleatham. Earlier today, Ian urged the Prime Minister that local people must have a say regarding … Continue reading

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MP Needs to do more to stop windfarm

  The councillor who started the campaign against plans to build a Windfarm on Marske’s greenbelt has called on Redcar MP Ian Swales to do more to prevent the erection of four giant turbines meters from his council ward. Mr … Continue reading

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Local people unite to oppose wind turbines in our area

In Issue 13 we reported on a proposed 90m wind turbine development at Greenhills Farm, Kilton Lane, Lingdale. Recently the proposal was turned down by Redcar & Cleveland planning committee by six votes to four. Objections were raised by Kiltonthorpe … Continue reading

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Expert health advice and Herbal Advisor at Danby Health Shop

A. Vogel (Bioforce) Herbal Advisor Eileen Durward will be instore from 10am – 2pm on Thursday, 8 March. Eileen will offer expert health advice plus free samples and tastings. All welcome. For more information, or to book an appointment, please … Continue reading

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Rural Community Council: Meet the funders

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Bowesfield Bird Walk

Join Steve for a gentle stroll to look for some of the many birds that visit our Bowesfield Nature Reserve. An opportunity to see a variety of wildfowl, waders and wetland birds. Meet: Bowesfield Reserve car park, (next to Archers … Continue reading

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Calling all creative thinkers

Are you a creative person living in Redcar and Cleveland? Would you like to learn more about what’s going on in the local art world? If so then the Creative Thinkers event could be for you. The first seminar in … Continue reading

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Redcar Liberal Democrats step up Council tax campaign

  Residents and Liberal Democrat activists will take to the streets this Saturday (25 February) to continue their campaign against Redcar Labour’s unnecessary 3.5% Council Tax rise. The rise, which will come into effect this year, is happening despite the … Continue reading

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Time capsule burial marks first residents moving in to Hummersea Hills: Full story and video link

Coast & Country and developer Southdale have marked the first residents moving in to their new homes at Hummersea Hills, Loftus – the £22m housing regeneration project –  with an auspicious ceremony which involved the burial of a time capsule. … Continue reading

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Snowdrop Walk in Gisborough Priory Gardens

From the   This year’s Snowdrop Walk in Gisborough Priory Gardens will take place on Sunday 26 February between 1pm and 3pm. Visitors will be able to stroll between the great lime trees of the Monks’ Walk and see the … Continue reading

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