Tankersley News W/C 3/10/22

Services – There will be a Harvest Festival Service at St. Peter’s Tankersley at 09.30 on Sunday 9th October.  All food donations will be distributed amongst worthy causes.  Donations of dry or tinned food and any other useful commodities such as toiletries should be delivered to the church on the day of the service.  There will also be a Harvest Service at 4.00 pm at St. Paul’s, Pilley.

Afternoon Tea – continues as normal at 13.00 hours on Tuesday afternoons.  Everyone welcome.

The Annual Tankersley Parish Bonfire and Firework Display are confirmed to be held on Saturday 5th November.  Admission is free and refreshments and licensed bar will be available.

Age UK – Healthy Living sessions for the over 50’s are held between 1000 and 1200 hours on Wednesday mornings in The Welfare Hall of The Hub.  Activities include armchair exercise and healthy eating. Contact Karen Dennis on 01226 776820 for more details

Tankersley Welfare Hall is now re-branded as ‘Tankersley Hub’ with the launch of a web site – visit www.tankersleyhub.com for hiring and contact details and a calendar of upcoming events.  Details of future events will be publicised.

The Monday evening football coaching sessions have now ended for the winter period.

Little City Kids will be holding an event for children in the Hub on Monday 10th October commencing at 0930.  Contact Amy on 07581794451 to book a place.

Tankersley Community Green – the former bowling green is now being managed by Tankersley Community Association and is available to hire for outdoor events.  Details are available from the Secretary.

Byegone Bikes Yorkshire will be holding a sale of vintage cycles and accessories in the Hub on Sunday 9th October. Doors open at 0900 hours. Everyone welcome to view some interesting memorabilia – refreshments available.

Halloween Children’s Party – The event on Saturday 29th October is now sold out.  Sadly, due to capacity restrictions imposed by fire regulations, no-one can be allowed in without a wrist band.

The Hub Tuck Shop is now open on weekends only following the end of the school summer holidays.  Refreshments available for all to enjoy.  The newly refurbished conservatory will be open to provide shelter in the event of inclement weather.  Card payments are now accepted! Opening times will be 1300 to 1600 hours weather permitting.