Kings Road

Kings Road

Margaret Garner

01423 521765

Annual General Meeting: the Harrogate Stray Probus Club will hold their AGM on Tuesday, February 26 at the Ascot House Hotel, Kings Road. Following this the speaker will be David Watson whose subject is From The Blues To Bettys. These fortnightly meetings begin at 2.30pm and further information about this club for retired and semi retired men and women may be had from Noel Kent 01423 506286.

England’s Medieval Wool Trade: former Professor of Textiles at Leeds University Wendy Childs, will explore England’s Medieval Wool Trade at the Friends of Harrogate and District Museums lecture series at 2.30pm on Sunday, February 24 which are held at the Old Swan Hotel, Swan Road.Wendy will explain how this major industry left its mark all around Yorkshire. Bookng is not necessary and payment may be made at the door, the cost for non-members is £5. Further details may be had from the secretary on 01423 565288.

Charity Event: the annual Harrogate Beer Festival charity event organised by the Harrogate Round Table will take place at the Crown Hotel, Crown Place, Harrogate from February 28 to March 2. Tickets are £10 and may be purchased online at The cost of the ticket includes six half pints, a glass to keep and a booklet of tasting notes.

Saint Luke’s Church of England Church: Morning Worship will be held at 10.30am on Sunday, February 24 at Saint Luke’s Church, Franklin Square, Harrogate. On Thursday, February 28 there will be a Themes and Fun All Age Service at 3.30pm. This is for accompanied children up to the age of 11. Games, craft and other activities are available followed at 4pm by a 15-20 minute service.

Information: please keep letting me have your news and information in good time for the Thursday publication date you would like. ie 10-14 days ahead. You can contact me on 01423 521765 or e mail