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The Matthew Pickering Charity was founded by the Will of Matthew Pickering dated 25th April 1688.

Poster for Matthew Pickering CharityThe Charities objective are:

  1. to fund (in part or in full) apprenticeships or further education of boys and girls, aged between 16 to 21, who are currently residing in the parish of Kilpin and Skelton and have been for 3 years or more.
  2. to fund (in part or in full) the purchase of books, computer software/hardware, tuition fees or travelling expenses for the educational advancement of boys and girls, aged between 16 to 21, who are currently residing in the parish of Kilpin and Skelton and have been for 3 years or more.

If you wish to submit a funding application please request an application form by emailing : matthewpickeringcharity@gmail.com

  • Do you live in the parish of Kilpin or Skelton?
  • Have you lived in this area for more than 3 years?
  • Are you between the age of 16 and 21?
  • Are you about to or currently undertaking a course, further study or an apprenticeship?

If your answer is ‘yes’ to all the above questions then you can apply to the Matthew Pickering Charity for a small grant to help you buy books, computer software/hardware, tuition fees or travelling expenses.

If you wish to submit a funding application please request an application form by emailing : matthewpickeringcharity@gmail.com

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04/07/19 - Carl Palin is co-opted onto the Council.

04/07/19 - Gill Dixon is co-opted onto the Council.

04/07/19 - Glyn Palmer resigns from the Council.

04/07/19 -  Keith Palmer resigns from the Council.

06/06/19 - Peter Sanderson is co-opted onto the Council. 

04/04/19 - Joe Oughtred resigns from the Council.

01/11/18 - Sophie Ross-Briggs is co-opted onto the Council. 

30/09/18 - Julie Crosswaite resigns from the Council.

27/06/18  - Geoffrey Hudson resigns from the Council.

31/01/18 - Jean Ingram resigns as Clerk to Kilpin Parish Council

01/01/18 - Jayne Waude has been appointed as the new Clerk to Kilpin Parish Council. Please see the 'Contact Us

 

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