Local Services

Alec Quarton Electrical

A fully qualified Part P registered electrician. NAPIT Approved Member. Available for new installations, rewiring, repairs; domestic, agricultural or horticultural. Electrical inspection and testing. Clean, tidy service. All trades can be provided.
Contact: Alec Quarton tel. 01653 628730 or 07960 754935

Banks Music Publications

We are regarded as the most comprehensive service available for the supply of choral music. We supply copies of out-of-print choral leaflets and act as distributor for a number of smaller catalogues.
Contact: David & Rosemary Goodwin tel.01653 628545
Address: The Granary, Wath Court, Hovingham, York, YO62 4NN
Open: Mon-Fri 9.00am-4.00pm

David Wood - Wood Art

David makes beautiful wood sculptures and is based in neighbouring Cawton and his unique wood sculpture workshop is based in Gilling. Website and contact details:www.david-wood-art.co.uk

Hovingham Estate - Logs for sale

The Estate has logs for sale in varying load sizes which can be delivered within 1 mile of Hovingham Village. Please note during harvest logs cannot be delivered during the months of August and September.
Contact: David Teasdale tel. 01653 628037

Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

The Howardian Hills AONB covers 204 sq km (79 sq miles) of the North Yorkshire countryside, nestled between the North York Moors National Park, the Yorkshire Wolds and the Vale of York. It is a unique and captivating landscape with its well-wooded rolling countryside, patchwork of arable and pasture fields, scenic villages and historic country houses with classic parkland landscapes.
On our website you can find out: why the landscape is of national importance; what the area looks like and what there is to see and do. You can also find out what is happening in the area and see examples of the work the AONB Joint Advisory Committee does to manage the sometimes conflicting issues.
Contact: tel. 0845 034 9495 or 07715 009426 (Paul Jackson)
Address: The Old Vicarage, Bondgate, Helmsley, York YO62 5BP

Mary Pacitto
Mobile Hairdressing and shellac nails

Based in Hovingham and covering villages between Helmsley and Malton.
Contact: Mary Pacitto tel. 07703 486195

Oliver Quarton
Domestic & Commercial Plumbing and Heating

Need a friendly and professional service from a qualified local plumber? Call Oliver for a no obligation, free quote. Installation, service and repair of oil fired central heating systems, Aga and Rayburn appliance - service & repair. Complete bathroom service, including supply & installation, kitchen & bathroom tiling, plastering & electrical work. Unvented water storage systems. Central heating - flushing & radiator work. Agricultural plumbing. General installation & repair
Contact: Oliver Quarton tel. 07824 663448

Oswaldkirk & District Oil Syndicate

Set up in 2009 with the aim to buy heating oil in bulk and get the best price for its members. The group benefit from a lower price than they would pay as individuals. Run on a voluntary basis there is no contractual relationship between the syndicate and its members.

Ryedale Community Transport

Getting you out and about again
If you have problems using pubic transport to go to medical appointments, shops, social and family occasions etc, we can help. Local volunteer drivers (some in Hovingham) can take you door-to-door and bring you back, in their own cars. For individuals and groups, we have mini-buses and wheelchair accessible vehicles. We also have self-drive mopeds for those needing to get to new jobs, training or education.
Call us for a chat. We’ll listen carefully to your needs and suggest the best way to help you remain independent in our very rural area.
We welcome new volunteers for this rewarding and highly-valued service. There is a mileage allowance and complete flexibility on the time you give. Call us and arrange to go out on a trip with one of our experienced drivers. Established in 1989. Reg Charity No.1109232
Contact: General enquiries 01653 699059. Bookings 01653 698888

Wath Court Nursery

We are an OFSTED registered private day nursery. We aim to provide a warm, safe and caring environment to help each child to develop to their full potential.
Contact: Samantha Smith tel. 01653 628855
Address: Wath Court, Hovingham, York YO62 4NN