There was some illegal flytipping on Dunsop Road Newton this morning 20th May.

Ribble Valley Borough Council have been informed and they will arrange for its removal. If anyone sees anything in the future please contact Sandra Tel 01200 448289 or ring the council direct Tel 01200 425111


Please see the note below from LCC Constabulary regarding quad thefts

We have recently had a number of quad thefts reported in local villages within the Ribble Valley. A ford transit has been seen around the West Bradford area over the last few days entering a number of farms acting suspicious. Please can we ask you to remain vigilant and ensure that your property is as secure as possible. If you see any suspicious activity please contact us on 999 if an emergency, 101 if non-emergency or alternatively visit Lancashire Constabulary website and report online. 


The Newton-in-Bowland Village Hall facebook page is now working. Whilst not complete please take a look, it is still in the process of being updated, thanks go to Emma and Diane Parker for all their help

.You will find Photos of the VE day celebrations, nice to see so many joining in under the current circumstances, just goes to show we can still enjoy ourselves even when social distancing.

Well done everyone


Lancashire County Council have stated that recycling centres will re-open as of Friday 15th May.

If you wish to go you will need to book a slot please see here for guidance


Please click here for update provided by Pendle Hill LP


Please click here to see the latest bulletin from Lancashire County Council

Hodder Valley Covid Support Network

Please press here for the latest update

Hodder Valley Covid Support Network

A group has been set up to help residents in the wake of the Coronovirus outbreak

For more details please click here

Keep safe everyone!!!!


The annual duck race will be held on Sunday 3rd May at Newton Bridge starting a 2pm.

Refreshments will be served in Newton village hall by the ladies committee after the race where all winners will be announced and prizes handed out.

The first 3 prizes are

1st £100

2nd £50

3rd £25

with numerous other prizes.

Tickets cost £1 per duck and will be available to buy on the day or can be bought beforehand by contacting Sandra Tel 01200 448289 or email


Newton Village Hall will be holding a dance on Friday 1st May commencing 7.45pm with music being provided by Blackpool Tower organist John Bowdler

The ladies committee will be providing the supper, the licensed bar will be open and there will be a raffle.

Tickets cost £8 per person. If you would like to reserve a ticket please contact Marjorie Tel 01200 448289

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