Welcome to the Thornton-Le-Dale Village Hub website. We are a team of volunteers dedicated to enhancing our community both through improving our environment and setting up community activities and projects. Please browse our website to find out more about what we do and, if you can, we would love you to join us!
The Village Pond Project
Thornton Le Dale was once widely known as the prettiest village in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park, and still features on the top of many lists as one of the prettiest places to visit..More
Yorkshire in Bloom Award Winners
We are delighted to announce that we have won two awards in the 2019 Yorkshire in Bloom competition! We were awarded ‘Gold‘ for the large village category and also received an award for Best New Entry 2019. Congratulations to the Almshouses for their wonderful gardens; they were independently awarded Outstanding in their category. A huge well done and thank you to all of the volunteers and village groups involved in the competition entry for 2019.
Use the link below to view a recent article produced by the CPRE celebrating our success:
Yorkshire in Bloom judging day was on July 13th 2019 in conjunction with the flower festival ‘The Glory of the Garden’ by All Saints Church. Volunteers have contributed over 4300 hours in helping to prepare the village over the last year leading up to this special event. View Picture Gallery Here
Litterpick and Kerbside Cleaning
Over the Last year members of the Hub volunteered 557 hours of their time, collecting 277 bags of litter and 60 barrow loads of kerbside debris, so a big thank you to you all.
Painting of the Village Railings
After many days of hard work with all the preparation as well as the painting, the project has now been finished and the railings look magnificent.
A big thank you to Roy and his sanding and painting gang for all their efforts in completing the work. We estimate that over 650M of rails and 242 posts have been painted with a total of 420 volunteer hours. Great job…More
Our New Compost Bins
A big Thank You to David and his team for making the compost bins..more
Nature Trail 2019
Our Nature Trail is now ready and the booklet is available for download here. Nature Trail 2019.