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Henry Jenkins Latest News

  • North Yorkshire Council rejects planning application for holiday cottage!
    In a 3-1 vote by Councillors (Chairman abstaining) the recent application to develop a holiday cottage from the old building on the land of the Henry Jenkins Pub was refused. Many thanks to all the supporters who objected and helped show the Councilors the local support for development of the Henry Jenkins as a community […]
  • Crown Inn Grewelthorpe accepts offer from private buyer and not community group
    “Friends of The Crown” announced that Admiral Taverns have accepted an offer for The Crown Inn from a private bidder and not the offer made by the community association. The bidder has informed Admiral it intends to reopen the pub shortly after completion of the sale. The Friends Of The Crown will pause their efforts […]
  • Object to the new Henry Jenkins planning application NOW!
    The NEW final date for objections is 3rd November 2023 A successful Planning Application will put our fantastic award from the Levelling Up Fund in danger!If we can’t spend it on the Henry Jenkins we will lose it altogether! And this Application would not leave enough space on the site for a pub. DONT DELAY […]
    3rd Nov 2023 – New Final Submission Date for Objections Confirmed After some confusion as to the final submission dates, HBC (now NYC) have confirmed that it is now set as 3rd November 2023. HJCP sent a number of questions to the Council about the delay in posting up the Green Notices by the building; […]
  • 2023 Annual General Meeting for the Henry Jenkins Community Pub – Report out now
    Out now is a report from the important 2023 HJCP AGM. Discussed was; The LevellingUp grant of £330,000, Quiet year with little financial activity and most activity countering planning applications, Guest speaker was Carol Wilkinson, from the Travellers Rest pub, Skeeby discussing finally purchasing their Pub after initiating the Compulsory Purchase Order process, Inspirational speeches […]
  • Parish leaflet
    A new Henry Jenkins Information leaflet will be posted through every letterbox in our entire Parish this weekend. In briefly outlines the aims and aspirations of our campaign to date, how our CBS is properly constituted and includes an invitation and information of how to join us by purchasing community shares. The is a section […]
  • Congratulations! Black Lion, Skelton-on-Ure
    The HJCP Ltd would like to send warmest congratulations to Johnathon Mosley & Richard Wall and the amazing team of people at the Black Lion pub, Skelton who have also just won funding from the government’s Levelling-up fund. We look forward to being some of the first people to enjoy a good beer in great […]