In Malton this year there is so much to look forward to.There are quite a few irons in the fire and new plans about to come to fruition, so watch this space.
Ryedale is chiefly a rural community, whose major towns are Malton, Norton, Pickering, Helmsley and Kirkbymoorside.
Farming and tourism are two of the major industries in an area which stretches into the North York Moors National Park.
Motorists reported on social media of "gridlocked" conditions in Northallerton and congested back roads around the town and Thirsk as motorists take alternative routes.
One traveller tweeted: "Whole of Northallerton in gridlock.
BROMPTON-BY-SAWDON Domino drive - A domino drive held in the village hall last week raised £155 for Brompton Village Hall.
There were 12 tables in play and the outright winner for the evening was Steve Eddon with a score of 120. The evening was run by David and Elaine Mudd and the supper was served by Anne Tidd and Di Ford.
The charity is looking for “reliable, supportive and understanding” volunteers to support people in the community through its Side by Side project in the Ryedale area.
Sessions will run in the Pickering area on Wednesdays May 31, June 7, June 14 and June 21, from 10am to 1pm.
Nothing like a bit of gumbo and swamp music to get you dancing.