Future Meetings and Forums
The next Forum will be held on Wednesday 26 February 2020 from 6.30pm at Selby Community Centre. At the forum we will be welcoming Inspector Martin Wedgewood, who is the Police Inspector for Selby District. He will be coming along to talk about crime in the district and Selby town itself, and answer questions and concerns that residents might have. It's bound to be an interesting session, so please come along! A flyer for the meeting is available to view here.
The next Partnership Board will be on 8 April 2020 at 6.30pm in the Committee Room at the Civic Centre, Doncaster Road, Selby YO8 9FT. The deadline for funding applications is 12 noon, Monday 23 March 2020. Please check the funding page for further information about submitting an application to a future meeting. The agenda for the meeting will be available to view online nearer the time.
VE Day Party
On Monday 4 May 2020 from 12 til 3pm at Selby Trades Hall Working Mens Club there will be a VE Day dance, arranged by Age UK Selby. You can view the flyer for it here.
Recent projects supported by the Central CEF
Successful rugby tour to Cumbria for Selby youth team
Children's entertainment and brass band concerts in Selby Park
Co-Opted Member Vacancy
The Central CEF has a vacancy for one co-opted member on their Partnership Board. They would like someone to join them in this role ahead of the next Partnership Board meeting.
The Central CEF area covers Barlow, Brayton, Barlby Bridge and Selby. The Partnership Board is made up of the local County Councillor, the local District Councillors and up to 8 voting co-opted members from one of the local community areas listed above. If you are interested in joining the Central CEF, please send us a short written statement of about 250 words, telling us who you are and why you want to represent your community on the Central CEF Board.
Please send in your statement to CEFAdmin@selby.gov.uk
If you have any queries or questions about the role or writing a statement, please contact Democratic Services at Selby District Council on the email address above, or by calling 01757 292046.
The latest Partnership Board was held on 8 January. The minutes of the meeting will be available to view here.
The last Central Community Engagement Forum was held on 18 September 2019 at Selby Community Centre on Scott Road. The theme of the meeting was the refresh of the CEF's Community Development Plan.
Did you know that in the Selby and Ainsty Constituency, according to a report produced by Independent Age, there are an estimated 1,401 households not claiming pension credits to which they are entitled? The average weekly payment is £49.21, and it's thought that around £3.1 million pounds' worth of pensions credits are going unclaimed. For more information, the full study is available to view online here.
If you think this applies to yourself or someone you know, you can get further advice online from the government on how to claim pension credits here.