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.View More
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...View More
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...View More
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...View More
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!View More
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...View More
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...View More
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...View More
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...View More
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...View More
Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire are coming to Driffield!
Healthwatch will be on the market again on Thursday April 25th 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...View More
Mayor’s Annual Report
The Annual Parish Meeting was held yesterday evening at which the Mayor, Cllr Joyce Fletcher, gave her annual report of the council year. 'This year has been a momentous year for Driffield Town Council. The council have embarked on their...View More
Pick up your Driffield Show Handicraft Schedule here!
This year's Driffield Show is on Wednesday July 17th and we have the Handicraft Schedules available at our office at Market Walk. Please call in a pick up a copy.View More
Cllr Amanda Croft Elected Mayor
Cllr Amanda Croft has been elected our youngest ever Mayor at the age of 27, last night at our Annual General Meeting. Amanda, who has served on the council for the last four years was unanimously elected by her council...View More
Become a Cancer Champion
If you cannot make the Driffield date then the course is also on offer at North Bridlington Library, Martongate, Bridlington on Wednesday May 22nd 1.30-4.00pm. Same details to reserve your place.View More
Driffield Rec Gala Tug of War
Calling all teams, single sex or mixed - join us at Driffield Rec Gala as part of the Centenary of Peace Celebrations on Sunday July 21st 2019 Teams of 8 £16 per team Contact Amanda Croft of email@example.comView More
Driffield Musical Theatre ‘A Night of Magnificent Musicals’ at the DNT Gala!
Songs from the best Broadway and West End shows. Bar and refreshments courtesy of Driffield Navigation Trust. Performance will take place on Saturday July 13th 2019 from 7.00pm in the Marquee at Riverhead as part of the Driffield Navigation Trust...View More
Welcome to four new town councillors
Local residents, Phil Stocker, Kevin McLeod, Cath Scarlett and Matthew Garrard were co-opted on as new members of the Town Council yesterday evening. The Town Council welcome them and hope they have a fulfilling and enjoyable time on the council.View More
Riverhead to Whin Hill – Enjoy a beautiful walk down the canal
The Tidy Team have just completed their first of two major cuts of the canal side walk from Riverhead to Whinhill. They cut as far as the kissing gate, (largely because they cannot get their cutters past!) the walk will...View More
Cranwell Street Project Community Painting Day
If you have a spare couple of hours on Saturday June 22nd why not come down to Cranwell Street bridge and help us paint the railings to put the final touches to our project, tidying up the bridge area of...View More
Co-option opportunity to join the Town Council
We still have two vacancies on the town council. Are you interested in getting involved in grass roots local government and making a real difference to your community? If so, and you meet the eligibility criteria, why not consider standing...View More
Race Night in aid of the Mayor’s Charity
In aid of the Mayor's Charity - Humber and East Riding Children and Young People's Mental Health In Patient Unit. £5 to include supper. Tickets available from the Town Council offices or from Amanda Croft on 07967468545. All welcome!View More
Community Painting Day at Cranwell Road
Thank you so much to everyone who turned up on Saturday June 22nd to help us paint the railings at Cranwell Road. The sun shone and by lunchtime we had completely transformed the railings and greatly improved this popular...View More
Dusting Down Driffield & Community Painting 120 Minute Makeover!
After the great success of the Cranwell Street Project we are now turning our attentions to Market Place. Join us for a Dusting Down Driffield and Community Painting 120 Minute Makeover. We will meet at the Town Council offices at...View More
Alfred Bean Community Hospital Open Day – Find Out What’s Going On at OUR hospital!!
Come and join us for an open day to find out what is on offer at Alfred Bean Hospital Outpatients Department and Health and Wellbeing Centre Speak to the professionals that lead the clinics and find out how to access...View More
Calling all independent town centre businesses!
Get to know about the High Street Fund open to all town centre independent businesses whether you be a shop, cafe, barber, hairdresser, restaurant or pub. The Town Council are holding presentations on the Fund at 12 noon on Monday...View More