New on the Site
New Pages on Scrooby.net
Parish Council Minutes
The minutes on this site have been brought up to date (February 2013); see here.
Tree Planting In Scrooby
The document titled Plan for Tree Planting in Scrooby sets out proposals for individual tree planting and hedge planting within the parish of Scrooby. The document was adopted by the parish council at their meeting of 12 March 2012.
Pilgrim Fathers Pub, Scrooby
Details of Scrooby's village pub, The Pilgrim Fathers, can now be found at www.scrooby.net/pub.
A 1632 Letter from America to Scrooby, 4 October 2011
Recently added to the site is a transcript of a 1632 letter from America to Scrooby. Read more of Lydia Bates Fletcher's letter to here sister-in-law here.
The Over-16 Egg and Spoon Race
Scrooby Show 2011
Scrooby Village Show, 3 September 2011
There's a write up of the 2011 Scrooby Village Show, and see Tony Spence's photos here: see more ....
Viscountess Galway's 'Scrooby in the 16th Century', February 2011
The text of a 15 page booklet produced in the early years of the Twentieth Century by Viscountess Galway is available here.
Scrooby Community Cinema, February 2011
There are new pages about community cinema and film showings in Scrooby. See more ....
Stanley Cawley lifts Shaney
on the Sports Podium
Scrooby Show 2010
Scrooby Village Show, 4 September 2010
The 2010 Scrooby Village Show took place on the Croft and in the Village Hall on Saturday 4 September 2010. See Chris Spence's wonderful photos here: see more ....
Austin Seven Chummy
VSCC Four Counties Tour, 21 August 2010, Scrooby
The Vintage Sports Car Club Four Counties Tour was hosted in Scrooby on 21 August 2010. Mike Dobson-Hornett of Belmont, Chapel Lane, Scrooby took some photos of the cars on the Croft: see more ....
Bell Wheel in the Tower of St Wilfrids
The Tower of St Wilfrid's Church, Scrooby
In June 2010, the church tower needed some maintenance work. While we were up there, we took some photos: see more ....
Scrooby Village Show 2010 Entry Form
An entry form for the 2010 Scrooby Village Show is available here.
Scrooby Village Show 2010
Minutes and Action Lists of the 2010 Show comittee meetings are available here.
Scrooby Village Show 2009
Chris Spence's excellent photographs of the 2009 Show are now available.
Parish Councillor Attendance Record
The attendance record for each Parish Councillor for the last 12 meetings is now included on the Scrooby Parish Council page.
2010 Scrooby Parish Council Minutes
Minutes of the 2010 Scrooby Parish Council Meetings are now available on the website, up to and including March 2010.
Scrooby Gardening Club
Scrooby Plant Species Survey
The latest results of Scrooby Garden Club's survey of the plant species found in Scrooby parish are available.
1935 watercolour of Scrooby's St Wilfrid's Church
A 1935 watercolour of Scrooby's St Wilfrid's Church, painted by William Cowan, has kindly been forwarded by Gary Watt. See Scrooby in Old Postcards and Photographs for a photograph of the picture.
Scrooby since the Ice Age
There is a new section on the site concerning the landscape history of Scrooby since the Ice Age.
Scrooby Manor House Offers accomodation
The Dunstans have started to offer accomodation in the Manor House (Palace farm), see Scrooby Manor House for a link to their website.
Trees in Scrooby
There is a new section on the site concerning trees in Scrooby.
Gravestones in Scrooby Churchyard
A start has been made on recording the details on the gravestones in Scrooby churchyard. See Gravestones in Scrooby's Churchyard. Any help appreciated!
Birds in Scrooby
Ed Marshall's excellent talk on Birds in Scrooby is now available. Ed talked to Scrooby Gardening Club in August 2008 about the sixty or more common species of birds in Scrooby's gardens and fields.
Green Lane Public Enquiry Decision
The Inspector has made his decision on the status of the public right of way along Green Lane.
Progress in Scrooby's Community Gardens
Progress on the Pinfold Garden, and dates for upcoming work are also available.
All the results of the 2012 Scrooby Show are now available.
The local STAR newspaper is now available at the-star.org.uk.
New site maintained by Scrooby's Bill Arrowsmith.
Since March 2011, over 500 people have been to Scrooby Community Cinema!