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Rosedale Community News

Welcome to the Rosedale blog. This is where we share news and information about events in Rosedale and the wider community throughout the year. You’ll also find news about the village timetable, our micro enterprises, school events, clubs, and lively socials.

Recent Posts

Riding For The Disabled Coffee Morning 4 February 2017

A coffee morning in aid of the Unicorn Riding for the Disabled centre at Hemlington, near Middlesborough, raised £376 for this very worthy cause.

The RDA coordinator thanking all who contributed to the successful event.

The RDA coordinator thanking all who contributed to the successful event.

Thanks as always to Dave Oakey and the team at the Coach House and to Margaret, Carol and Janet for organising the raffle.

Further details of the Unicorn Centre can be found at www.rdaunicorncentre.co.uk

Rosedale Local, Jon Zigmond needs your vote

ERDINGER Athlete of the Year 2016: VOTE NOW!

ERDINGER Athlete of the Year 2016 - Who will it be?

ERDINGER Alkoholfrei Athlete of the Year 2016: Who will it be?

Voting now open to choose our first Athlete of the Year

Building on the success and popularity of the ERDINGER Athlete Of The Month award, we are now looking to find the ERDINGER Athlete Of The Year for 2016as voted for by YOU.

We have created an online form to allow users to vote quickly and easily. Online voting will commence on Monday 23rd January and run for TWO weeks, closing Sunday 5th February.


The Athlete with the most votes will be crowned Erdinger Athlete Of The Year 2016 – and will also be sent a year’s supply of Erdinger Alkoholfrei for you and your friends to enjoy.

The nominees…

All of the 2016 monthly winners are summarised HERE. Select which of our ten monthly winners from 2016 you want to see recognised as the ERDINGER Athlete of the Year.

How to vote…

Once you have chosen your winner, make your vote via the following link:

Rosedale Show AGM – 16 January 2017



The Rosedale and District Annual Show AGM will be held on 16th January at the Reading Room  7.00pm  All welcome

After a short break this will be followed by the first meeting of the New Year.

Power Trotting

Power Trotting

Vacant Position,

We are currently looking for a Show Secretary, This position at times can be time consuming and requires the applicant to be able to attend meetings, deal with correspondence, ordering of equipment and deal with all the schedule and catalogue business.

Any person or persons that may be interested in this position, please email the Chairman Sam Dring on the following email



Thanks Sam

Rosedale Coffee Morning 7 January 2017

A coffee morning was held at the Coach House Inn in Rosedale Abbey on Saturday 7 January 2017 in aid of the Rosedale Football Club. In addition, Dave Oakey, the proprietor of the Inn presented Alastair Wilkinson, the player/manager of the club with £190 raised at the Christmas Draw on Christmas Eve.

Alastair and Dave

Alastair and Dave

Waiting for the raffle!

Waiting for the raffle!

The raffle raised £220 for RFC and thanks to all who attended, donated prizes, and also to Dave and the team at the Coach House for hosting the event.

And a Happy New Year to all our visitors!

Carols On The Green – Wednesday 21 December

Around 40 locals and visitors gathered by the Christmas Tree to sing carols having warmed up with copious amounts of mulled cider and mince pies.

Mulled cider, mince pies and carollers aplenty!

Mulled cider, mince pies and carollers aplenty!

Just over £180 was raised for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance, for which many thanks to all who contributed so generously.

Thanks also to Diane Crawford for providing the music and the delicious mince pies and to Linda Chambers for the equally tasty mulled cider. See you all next year ‘On The Green’.

Vouchers For Dale Head Farm Tea Garden

            Christmas Vouchers available from Dale Head Farm Tea Garden, Rosedale

                         – avail in £10 denominations. Use any time of year.

Order straight from the web page www.daleheadfarmteagarden.co.uk or at the Tea Garden .01751417353

                                   A special treat for that special person!!