Pateley Bridge News

Cinema in the Dale: the final film of the autumn film series will be Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, showing on Friday, November 30 at 7.30pm in Pateley Bridge Memorial Hall.

Pateley Bridge Ladies Club: will next meet on Monday, November 26. Cooking Fantastic and sale of kitchen equipment by Tanya Umpleby. Meetings are held at the Pateley Club at 7.45pm. New members and visitors are always welcome. For more info contact Pam on 711679.

Playhouse Comedy: the next production at the Playhouse is an Alan Ayckbourn farce, How the Other Half Loves will be presented in the Playhouse Tuesday, November 20 – Saturday, November 24 at 7.30pm, with a matinee on Saturday, November 24 at 2.30pm. Tickets priced £8 are now available at The Playhouse on Saturdays 2-4pm, or by ringing 0781 696 1854 2-6pm Mondays-Saturdays.

Nidderdale Show 2013: notice is hereby given of the competition classes for the Nidderdale Show 2013. Handicrafts: 1. Hand knitting – A scarf and mitten set , 2. An item in/with bobbin lace, 3. A handkerchief trim in either crochet or tatting, 4. A novelty tea cosy – any medium, 5. A decorative book cover – any medium (displayed on the book) Max A4, 6. A gift wrapped bottle, 7. 3D Decoupage Greetings Card, 8. Ladies Fascinator max 40cm x 40cm x 40cm, (16” x 16”) 9. Framed hand-worked needlecraft picture max 45cm x 45 cm (18” x 18”) (including frame), 10. Handmade wooden photo frame to be hung not to include glass. Max 30cm x 30cm (12” x 12”); Photographs: unmounted max 18cm (7”) x 13cm (5”) 1. Sky Drama, 2. Garden Wildlife, 3. Yorkshire Reservoirs, 4. The Dale at Work; Preserves: 1. Seville Orange Marmalade, 2. Gooseberry Jam, 3. Plum Jam, 4. Tomato Chutney, 5. Redcurrant Jelly, 6. Lemon Curd. Full schedule will be published July 2013.

Christmas Fair: at Pateley Bridge Methodist Church on Saturday, November 24, 10am-1.30pm. Hot lunches and light refreshments will be available. Stalls to include cakes, books, gifts Fair Trade, crafts and bric-a-brac. There will also be a variety of childrens activities including face painting. Come and join the fun and get a few early Christmas presents.

Nidderdale St Nicholas Festival: has its first event, a ceilidh, on Saturday, November 24 at 7.30pm in the Memorial Hall. Join us for an evening of entertainment and merriment led by The Roosters and Pateley Longswords. It will be a great night and tickets (to include supper) are available from The Pharmacy and The Granary Tea Rooms in Pateley. Come along and join in the fun, it will be a great evening for all the family. Don’t forget the weekend of December 7, 8 and 9 when there will be lots of activities as part of the Nidderdale St Nicholas Festival, programmes will be available soon and there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

Church services: Sunday, November 25: St Michaels and All Angels Church, Wilsill 9am Holy Communion. Bewerley Grange Chapel 9am Holy Communion. St Cuthberts Church 10.30am Family Eucharist. Pateley Bridge Methodist Church 10.30am Mr Stephen Hesselden. Glasshouses Methodist Church 10.30am Mr E North. Wilsill Methodist Church 10.30am At Pateley Bridge. Wath Chapel 6.30pm Sister Janet Durbin. At the Roman Catholic churches Sunday Mass will take place at 10.30am at Pateley and at 9.15am at Menwith Hill.