John Galvin

Councillor - Bishopthorpe ward


Work on new grassroots football pitches to begin soon

Planning permission approval for the development of eight new football pitches and a clubhouse on grazing land near Askham Bar means that work can begin on these much needed sporting facilities by the end of summer.

£2.45 million investment for new sports facilities

A £2.45 million investment at the former Burnholme Community College site is set to add improved sporting facilities at the proposed health and wellbeing campus being developed for the site. The money will allow the facilities to be open for 75 hours a week and will include a fitness gym with inc

Councillor In Tree Planting Work

Following a recent project of planting some 50 fruit trees throughout the ward it was with some disappointment that already one of the trees has been vandalised.