Other Activities


The Entertainments Committee organises a range of social events on a regular basis. Events in the past have included country and western evenings, BBQs, 60s nights, quizzes, games evenings, fine dining, themed evenings e.g. Caribbean, murder mysteries, hog roasts and ceilidhs.

Entertainments Committee:

Christine Winterburn - Tel: 01765 603017

email -c.winterburn@sky.com

Mandy Downes - Tel: 01765 607003

Christine Curtis - Tel: 01765 603786

Brenda Nicholson - Tel: 01765 603073

Rob & Sue Ankcorn - Tel: 01765 604826


Roundabout is the parish magazine for Littlethorpe, Sharow, Copt Hewick and Marton-le-Moor. It is printed monthly and distributed mainly to subscribers between Nunwick and Littlethorpe, Marton-le-Moor, Copt Hewick, Sharow, Ure Bank and Ripon. Annual subscriptions may be arranged with the editor. The cost is £10 for 12 issues.

Editor: Annie Hewitt Tel: 01765 609327 candahewitt@wiatrose.com

Littlethorpe Distribution: Carol Edmonstone Tel: 01765 602119 caroledmonstone@hotmail.com

Ripon Motor Boat Club

Ripon Motor Boat Club was established in 1931 and is one of the largest inland water boat clubs in the England. The club has a clubhouse with bar, showers, and toilet facilities.

It is also a training centre and runs a number of courses.

Its address is:

Ripon Motor Boat Club,

Littlethorpe Road,



Book Club

The book club meets monthly in member's homes to discuss books that have been read. The person who chooses the book for that month acts as hostess. Books chosen are mainly fiction, both old and new, with the odd non-fiction.

Co-ordinator - Carol Edmonstone caroledmonstone@hotmail.com