Annual Report

You can read the Mayor's Annual Report here



You can ask about any town council service or other matter in the town library any time it is open.


From time to time the council seeks tenders from local contractors for a variety of projects.  None right now - keep looking.


The council can make grants for projects that benefit the town.  More details...

Privacy Notices

To view the Town Council's General Privacy Notice click here

To view the Town Council's Privacy Notice for Staff, Councillors and Volunteers click here

Fix My Street

Quite a few problems can be reported through Fix My Street - a web site with links to Ryedale and North Yorskhire Councils.

The Moorsider

The Moorsider is the town newsletter and is published about four times a year.  A copy is delivered to every household in Kirkbymoorside.  You can download a copy of the latest edition here.

Previous editions are listed below:

December 2012

February 2013

July 2013

December 2013

April 2014

November 2014

March 2015

June 2015

November 2015

March 2016

December 2016

July 2017

December 2017

May 2018

October 2018

Spring 2019

Summer 2019



The Moorside Room


The Moorside Room @ 9 Church Street, Kirkbymoorside, YO62 6AZ is available for hire. The space is ideal for exhibitions, meetings, children's parties, exercise classes, fund raising events  and is the venue for the Kirkbymoorside Musical Memories sessions.

Click Here for a Booking Form


Commercial bookings @ £10 per hour

A 30% discount is available to Local Community Groups and Charities @ £7 per hour

Rates may be negotiated for block bookings and certain events such as exhibitions at the discretion of the Town Clerk.



Manor Vale

Manor Vale is extensively used by the local community for quiet recreation and has open public access. It is located at the northern edge of the town, and is owned and managed by Kirkbymoorside Town Council. Read more about it here.

Cookies and Privacy

Kirkbymoorside Town Council encourages all residents and businesses to take heed of the information and advice issued by the authorities.  In accordance with the government guidance there will be no Town Council meetings until further notice, and business will be transacted remotely by the Town Clerk in consultation with members of the council. 
Information about coronavirus
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways.
You can find the latest information about coronavirus and the UK governments response here:
The NHS has issued advice that you can follow to protect yourself and others from coronavirus. You can find that here:  
Published by the D

Please be advised of the following information relevant to Ryedale:
Ryedale District Council recognises that residents may be worried about the impact of Covid-19 and the latest guidance is being followed to protect everyone. The public toilets are being monitored on a daily basis with the objective being to maintain services and minimise the spread of disease.
Ryedale District Council is part of the North Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum, along with North Yorkshire County Council, regional public health partners, the NHS, the police and the fire service.
Together, the members of the Forum are working closely together to plan for the significant challenges that might arise as a result of COVID-19.
As part of their preparations, Ryedale District Council have reviewed the business continuity plans, detailed planning is being undertaken, and scenario sessions are taking place, based on the latest expert national guidance.
While Ryedale District Council do not expect a worst case scenario, they are doing everything they can to be as prepared as possible, should that be needed.
Click here for more information.

Coronavirus information: What should I do?




What are the symptoms - and what should I do if I feel unwell?




Town Council Office

Church House

7 High Market Place
York YO62 6AT
Tel: 01751 432217

Send us a message now

Please be aware that the office is closed on Fridays. The Town Clerk is available to meet with members of the public on Wednesdays between 9.15am and 1pm.


The full council normally meets on the third Monday of each month except August.  Meetings start at 7.30 pm in Church House, High Market Place, Kirkbymoorside.  For committee meetings or to check on council meetings, please refer to our calendar.

Town History

Kirkbymoorside has a long and interesting history.  The local history group has built a collection of documents and items and has created a body of writing about the town's past.  You can find a summary here, or look out for exhibitions by the group.