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St MARY THE VIRGIN – GREAT OUSEBURN

WELCOME TO YOUR NEW HOME

The Parochial Church Council of St Mary the Virgin hope that you will enjoy living in Great Ouseburn and hope you will find the following useful. This information is designed to assist you in settling into your new home. Inclusion of a supplier is based on knowledge of their existence and does not constitute recommendation. If you discover an additional supplier or organisation, or any error please contact Keith Scott, The Bungalow, Springfield Rise, (331235)or E-mail webmaster@great-ouseburn.org

Information is arranged in alphabetical order. Telephone code is 01423 unless otherwise stated.

                        Builders                     

A.P. Meek  

330044

Michael Gudgeon Keepers Cottage, Kirby Hill

325123

A.J. Hawkridge Langthorpe, Boroughbridge

322506

   

 

Chimney Sweep        

Mr Bumby  

01845 577358

Churches

            Church of England:

Great Ouseburn is part of a group of parishes with Little Ouseburn, Marton-cum-Grafton, Whixley and Green Hammerton. There are Services in the parish churches every week. Services for the week ahead can be found on the Church notice board. Everyone is welcome at any service.

The Revd Christopher is Vicar for the combined parishes above. If you have any query about the church, or any problem she would be delighted to hear from you. We are fortunate that she lives in Great Ouseburn. The Vicarage is just to the left of the Church or phone 330928.

Alternatively you could contact the churchwardens:

                       

Mr Fred Jackson The Pastures, Main Street  

 

Mrs Rosie Jamieson Gilling House, Main Street  

           

Assistant Priest    

 

Diocesan Readers Nancy Clark  
  John Enticknap  

                       

            Parish Magazine published monthly contact Mrs Jenny Prosser

                       

            Joint Choir Practise in Church every Tues. 7.30 to 9.00pm

           

  Contact Nancy Clark  

           

Children’s Activities Contact Anne Thewlis  

           

Churches continued 

            Roman Catholic

Great Ouseburn is in the parish of Acomb, York. There is a Vigil Mass celebrated every Saturday evening at 5.30pm (Holy Days 6.30pm) at St Joseph’s Church, The Green, Green Hammerton.

Parish Priest Fr. Pat Smith

01904 791242

Local Contact Breffini McCormack

330070

Methodist:

Great Ouseburn is within the Knaresborough Circuit

Minister Rev’d Tony Jeffries

863298

Local Contact Kenneth Pinder

330464

Dentists          

Mr Glassford Knaresborough (NHS/Private)

862178

     

Doctors

Two practices cover the Village

  Springbank Surgery, Green Hammerton

330030

Practice operates an appointment system.

  Health Centre, Church Lane, Boroughbridge

322309

Practice operates an appointment system.

 

Electrical work         

Agritronic  

330550

Steve Rennison  

323294

Boroughbridge Electrical  

322515

 

Elected Representatives

 

Parish Council:         

Chairman Keith Scott

331235

Clerk Mrs Leoni Evely

07961 022749

District Council

Christine Lewis  

 

 

County Councillor

John Savage  

 

Westminster MP

Ms Anne McIntosh Office

01347 823110

Euro MP

Edward McMillan-Scott Office

01904 613977

Fittings (electrical, plumbing etc)

   

 

Fuels

Coal Suppliers

Stainthorpe Ripon

01765 602876 /603666

F Cooper & son Wetherby

01937 843906

Oil Suppliers

Bayford Oils  

01937 840000

Yorkshire Oil  

01904 489944

Kettlewells  

 

Electricity/Gas

 For Electricity see Telephone Directory. No Mains Gas in Village

Garage

Simon Gill Moor Lane, Ouseburn

323233

Garden Design         

William White  

330662

Gas Fitter                  

C & I Services (Corgi & LPG)

503202

Great Ouseburn Village Hall

Large hall and a small meeting room, plus kitchen and changing rooms with showers, available for hire for meetings, functions (e.g. Wedding receptions / dances etc) and Badminton court.

Contact Keith Scott

331235

Joiners

Kirby Joinery  

325083

 

Landscape/Gardening

Terry Jones  

330045

 

Milk

R. Robinson (Dairyman) Deliver to order Mon, Tues, Thurs & Sat. Hown Hill Farm, Upper Dunsforth

322254

Mobile Butcher

J & L Meats

In Village Tues & Fri pm

St. James Square, Boroughbridge

322304

Hutchinson

In village after 2pm Thurs

 

770110

 

Mobile Fish and Chips

Terry’s of Bedale Van in Village Mon eve approx 5pm  

01677 422310

07801 130146

 

Painters/Decorators

Eric Corser Green Hammerton

330413

P Riley Boroughbridge

323558

 

Plumber        

Harry Pratt Boroughbridge

323680

Police Station

Local Police Boroughbridge (rarely manned)

539580

Harrogate Police Station  

505541

                                                           

Pre-School / Mums and Toddlers

The Ouseburns Playgroup (PPA Affiliated) operates in Little Ouseburn village Hall and is for children up to school age, in the form of Mothers and Toddlers on Tues 1- 3pm. There is a Pre-School Playgroup Mon to Fri 9.15 to 11.45am

Contact Debra Scott

339559

 

Private Nursery St. James Hall, Boroughbridge

324642

 

Refuse Collection

Tues morning. All rubbish needs to be in the proper black or green refuse sacks.

Rubbish can also be left at the Public Waste Disposal Site at Flawith, which is about 3 miles beyond the Aldwark Bridge (Fork right after Flawith village and the site is 500 metres on the left on the road to Tholthorpe.)

 

Schools

Great Ouseburn CP Community Primary

330296

Marton cum Grafton C of E (VA) Primary

322355

BoroughBridge High  

323540

King James, Knaresborough

866061

St. Aidan’s Church of England High School

885814

St. John Fisher Roman Catholic High School

887254

Ripon Grammar  

01765 602647

 

Social Activities

Over 60’s Wed 2.00pm, Great Ouseburn Village Hall, contact Mrs Margaret Balderston  
Short Mat Bowls Village Hall Bowls Club

Mon 7-10pm & Thurs 7-10pm (winter only) Great Ouseburn Village Hall

 
  Branton ShortMat Bowls Club

Wednesday and Friday 7-9pm Great Ouseburn Village Hall

 
Cricket Club Contact David Burton 323119
Football Club Contact Dave Dwight (manager): 07968 300410

 

Sunday papers

Pybus Newsagent Boroughbridge                                                      322449

deliver to order

Grays Newsagents, Acomb, York                                          01904 626660

deliver to order (c.o.d.)

 

Supermarket Shopping

Asda Harrogate  
Morrisons Boroughbridge  
Spar Boroughbridge  
Sainsbury Harrogate & York (2 stores)  
Tesco York (2 stores)  

A bus leaves the Village Green on Tues 10.00am, for Morrisons Boroughbridge (50p return)

Take Away

Indian

Flavours of India Horsefair, Boroughbridge

323525

Tandoori Shahiraj Fishergate, Boroughbridge

325393

Darjeeling Spice College Arms, Linton on Ouse

01347 848825

Chinese

Shan Woo 20 High Street, Boroughbridge

322600

Station Inn Canton Tollerton

01347 838897

Pizza

Pizza Pazzo 31 Fishergate, Boroughbridge

323366

Fish and Chips

Golden Bite 10 Horsefair, Boroughbridge

322603

     

 

Transport       “Dial a Bus” to York Tues and Thurs

Robert Conning                                                          330537

Undertaker

J. Wilson Boroughbridge

322508

D Blackhouse Hunsingore

358337

 

Village shop and Post Office

RE and KF MacKown, Main St                                                         330287

Shop and Post Office open

9.00am -12.00 noon and 1.00 – 5.30pm Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri

9.00am -12.30pm                                   Thurs and Sat

 

Veterinary surgeons

Rae & Bean New Row, Boroughbridge

322316

323083

 

Voting            

Ring Harrogate Borough Council Ask for a “Claim Form” for each voter

556011

 

Window Cleaner

Paul Kettlewell  

330658