It was estimated around 10% of the population of Kirkbymoorside attended the Ravenswick Hall public exhibition in July 2105.

Property consultants Peacock and Smith attended alongside architects Robert Adam Architcture had the pleasure of speaking to numerous residents, who were all extremely passionate about the town.

Peacock and Smith analysis showed that the proposal gained support from a massive 94% of the residents who completed a feedback form. With comments such as “this is fantastic for the town”, “very impressive” and “the sooner the better” the proposal then went to Ryedale District Council where it gained approval in February 2016.