Dacre, Darley and Summerbridge

Dacre, Darley and Summerbridge

Graham Smith

01423 772832


Coffee Morning: Molly, Julie, Jenny and Arthur would like to thank everyone who helped to raise £1,055 for Guide Dogs at the coffee morning on September 29.

Pink Craft Fair: despite reduced numbers once again the Pink Craft Fair was a great success. Sally Harrison thanks everyone who donated items for the Pink Stall, tombola and raffle and cake stall, also a big thank you to everyone who helped set up and who came on the day. The event raised over £825 and this may well increase.

Smile International Shoebox Appeal 2012: anyone who is filling a shoebox or contributing in any way to this appeal, please hand your contributions into your church by Sunday, October 1. The boxes will then be completed the following week and a service of blessing will be held at Summerbridge Methodist Church on Sunday, November 4 led by Sister Janet Durbin.

Dance: at Darley Memorial Hall Saturday, October 20, 8-midnight. Admission £8 to include supper, dancing to Bon Accords.

Nidderdale Society walk: the next walk will be Kirkby Malzeard area on Tuesday, October 30 starting at Main Street at 10.30am. The leader will be Gwynneth and the walk will be 5.25 miles long. For more information contact 01423 780946.

Glasshouses & District Gardening Club: tonight, Thursday, October 18. Sheila Nash will give a talk entitled Birds of Trinidad and Tobago. The meeting will be in Dacre and Hartwith Village Hall at 7.45pm and non-members will be welcome to attend.

Hookstone Billiards and Snooker Club: at Hookstone Hall( HG3 2QN). Would you like to join our club and play in our newly refurbished room on the championship-standard table? We are keen to increase our membership and anyone interested will be most welcome. Coaching lessons for all ages over 12 years will be starting in October. These will be free of charge for 4 weeks. More details are available from Alex Houseman on 01423 780789.

Flu Vaccinations: the Dacre Banks Surgery is now taking bookings for all eligible patients to have their flu vaccination. There will be a special clinic on Saturday, October 20 at 8.30am-12.30pm. By appointment only. All eligible patients are urged to book now to guarantee they will receive it before the flu season starts. Telephone the surgery on 780436 or call in to book your appointment now.

Church services: Sunday, October 21 Providence United Reformed Church, Dacre Top Mr S Vennart at 9.30am. Summerbridge Methodist Church Mr Stephen Hesselden at 10.30am. St Judes Church, Hartwith Harvest Holy Communion at 11am.