FFH area-specific links
Fulford Community Orchard - The reclaimed Orchard of the old Naburn hospital, now in the ground of the Designer Outlet. A wonderful example of a Community project enhances the local area.
Fulford Battlefield Project - a local group of people interested in researching and promoting the Battle of Fulford of 1066.
Excavations at Blue Bridge Lane & Fishergate House -
A full detailed on-line report of the finds. (we regret that this report has been taken down by the company, Mike Griffiths Associates. FFH has been trying to get it reinstated but without success, so far)
The Kohima Museum - A museum within Imphal Barracks commemorating the Battle of Kohima. Open every Thursday morning from 9 -12 am.
York Stories - A brilliant site by York resident Lisa North. Many interesting articles on local buildings and aspects of City life. Highly recommended.
York Open Planning Forum - York's Local List. Can select Fishergate, Fulford or Heslington in the drop down Ward menu.
Other Local History Groups - A link to 'Timeline York Plus' with contact details of other local history groups in and around York
Planning applications - You can search the City of York council PublicAccess WWW site to see what is planned in the FFH area.
Conservation area and conservation area appraisals documents
There are five areas in the FFH that have designated as conservation area by the City of York. This are direct links to the documents on the CIty of York WWW site who hold full copyright on these documents.
Conservation Area 6: New Walk/Terry Avenue
Conservation Area 7: Fulford Road (this is a shared document with Conservation 8)
Conservation Area 8: The Retreat/Heslington Road (this is a shared document with Conservation area 7)
Conservation Area 28: Heslington
Conservation Area 30: Fulford Village
There are three longer and more useful documents about our areas. These are excellent starting points for finding out about important features of the FFH area.
Fulford Road Conservation Area Appraisal, 2010 (this covers most of Fishergate)
Fulford Village Conservation Area Appraisal, 2008
Heslington Conservation Area Appraisal, 2009