News – what’s happening at the mill?

Easter Opening

The windmill will be open on Easter Monday. Follow the bunny trail and solve the puzzle to win an Easter prize. Be ready for lots of climbing and fun while exploring this amazing historic windmill. Standard admission charge applies; £3 per adult, £1 for children 5-18 years, free for HWPS members, plus 50p per child for the Easter Trail activity, all ages welcome. No pre-booking required ...
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Pancake Day at the Mill

The mill is open on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd March from 11am until 4pm. Do come and look round the oldest 5-sailed mill in the country. Adults £3, children 5 - 18yrs £1. Under fives and HWPS members free. Plus on Sunday morning we will be holding Pancake Day at the mill. From 11am there will be freshly cooked pancakes, tea, coffee and juice (small charge applies) until the batter runs out - so come early and join in the fun ...
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Residents’ First Weekend

This weekend the mill is taking part in the city-wide Residents' First Festival. It will be open on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th from 11am until 4pm. Admission will be free for York residents - please bring your library card or utility bill as proof of residence. Normal admission charges apply for non-residents.
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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

A very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all of our volunteers and supporters. The mill is now closed for tours but the shop remains open every Saturday morning 10am - 12pm through the winter. See the calendar for our open days next year ...
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Holgate Windmill Preservation Society AGM

All of our members are invited to our Annual General Meeting next Friday 30th November at 7.00pm. The venue is The Holgate, 6, New Lane, Holgate, YO24 4NT. Following the AGM we are delighted to welcome Rob Shorland-Ball who will be presenting his fascinating talk entitled '1900 – The largest roller flour mill in Europe:Leetham’s Mill, Hungate, York.' We hope to see you there ...
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