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Driffield scrambling


The ancient tradition of Scrambling will take place on Wednesday January 2nd 2019 starting from the railway station at 9.00am. You can find out more about this wonderful tradition on our dedicated page all about Scrambling.

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Service to Commemorate the Centenary of the End of World War One

A selection of photographs from our Commemorative service held on Sunday November 11th 2018 at All Saints' Parish Church, Driffield to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War.  Thanks to Driffield Male Voice Choir, Driffield Silver...

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Driffield Town Council Small Grant aid for the Driffield School Madrid Music Tour

Driffield Town Council have agreed to donate £500 to the Driffield School Madrid Music trip to take place in February 2019 from their Small Grant Fund.  The school children gave a fantastic performance in November in Market Place and raised...

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Mortimer’s Mill and Heritage Lottery Fund success

‘Preserving and promoting Driffield's canal heritage’   Driffield Town Council wins National Lottery support to start the process of transforming a historic canal warehouse into a heritage destination   Driffield Town Council has received a National Lottery grant of £9,800...

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Canal Clean Up Day beaten by torrential rain

Despite a number of volunteers braving the torrential rain yesterday morning, it was decided due to the weather, to cancel the clean up. Look out for future dates in the Spring. Thanks to all that turned out!

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Driffield Christmas Festival 2018

What a fantastic night we had on Friday at our Driffield Christmas Festival! Thanks to Rosie Silversides for permission to use the featured pic taken from her flat - it's awesome. Look out for more pictures of the night in...

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Driffield centenary event

Centenary Service Collection raises over £1000

Driffield Town Council's Service to Commemorate the Centenary of the End of World War One, arranged in partnership with All Saints' and Driffield Churches Together, held on Sunday, November 11th 2018, raised £1189.09 from the retiring collection for SSAFA.  The...

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Dog Fouling Campaign

After receiving a very generous donation from the Horace Taylor Trust to assist the Town Council’s ongoing fight against dog fouling, the Environment Committee has agreed to purchase 16 more of the Keep Britain Tidy ‘We Are Watching You’ signs...

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Work begins on DTC new depot

Work begins this week on Driffield Town Council’s new operational depot at Skerne Park.  Consultations were held in September 2018 and a subsequent decision was taken by the council to embark on this, their most ambitious project to date, in...

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Driffield Town Councillors

Interested in becoming a Town Councillor?

Elections will be held on May 2nd 2019 for both the East Riding of Yorkshire Council and Driffield Town Council.  If you are interested in standing for election to one of the Driffield wards then you must complete and return...

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Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire are coming to Driffield!

Healthwatch will be on the market on Thursday March 28th from 9.00 to 3.00pm to hear your views and experiences of health and social care services.  Please use this opportunity to tell them how important it is that we have...

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