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News from Haworth, Stanbury
4:47pm Sunday 6th October 2013 in News
Monday: West Lane Baptist Church drop-in for coffee, lunch and Christian fellowship from 10am onwards. Haworth Parish Church Bell ringing practice, 7.30pm. Haworth Brass Band rehearsal, 7.45pm. K9 Capers dog training, West Lane Methodist Church Hall, 7pm for puppies, 7.30pm for older dogs, contact Kathryn Smith on 635290. Toddler and baby Yoga Class, Thornfield, Station Road, 1pm-2pm for babies, 2pm-3pm for toddlers. Contact Nicola Resell on 07775535006. Fit friends running club, 7pm from the Medical Centre car park, contact Ian on 0798519529. The mobile library visits Haworth, Cross Roads and Oxenhope today. The schedule is: Cross Roads Inn, 10.15am-10.45am. Upwood Park, 10.55am-11.25am. West Drive, Oxenhope, 11.45am-12.15pm. Gledhow Drive, 1.40pm- 2.10pm. Marsh, 2.15pm-2.45pm. Sun Street, 3pm-3.30pm. Heathcliffe, 3.40pm-4.10pm. Main Street, Stanbury, 4.20pm-4.50pm. Mytholmes, 5.30pm- 6pm. Victoria Road, 6.10pm-6.40pm. Station Road, Haworth, 6.45pm-7.15pm. Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury Parish Council planning meeting at West Lane Baptist Church,7pm.
Tuesday: FERN Christian Fellowship, 7.45pm at the Methodist Church Hall. Weight Watchers, 6.15pm at West Lane Baptist Church. Contact Joanne Cutts on 07939 564773. Karate class, 6.30pm-8pm at West Lane Methodist Church Hall. Contact Mo Ilyas on 600407. Wednesday: Haworth Senior Citizens, 2pm-3.30pm at West Lane Methodist Church Hall. Contact Doreen Robinson, 648928. Weight Watchers 9.30am at West Lane Baptist Church. Contact Joanne 07939564773. West Lane Baptist Church monthly choir rehearsal, 7.30pm. Hall Green Church, prayer and bible study meeting, 8pm. Craft evening at the Wuthering Heights Inn in Stanbury, 7.30pm-9.30pm. Contact Nicci on 01535 643332. West Lane Baptist Amateur Operatic Society rehearsal, 7.30pm.
On Saturday, September 28, Stanbury held its first Harvest Festival Bake Off. The organisers would like to thank everyone who helped and contributed to making the day a great success. Special thanks go to Bake Off judges, Susan Green, John Suckling and Graham Swinbourne, and to the companies who sponsored the various categories – April and Mae lingerie, Bunton’s plant hire, Cobbles and Clay, Daedalian Bespoke Furniture, Enterprise Cars, Firth’s ladies wear, Freight Train Transport Consultants, Kamico Lingerie Designers, Keighley Tree Services and Wyedean Weaving Co. Ltd.
Haworth’s West Lane Methodist congregation hosted a coffee morning for Macmillan Cancer Support last Friday in the communal lounge at Thornfield, Station Road. The event raised £222. This brought the total raised by the church since 2003 to £1,341. The event was attended by the Rev Ruth Crompton, the new minister, who is also superintendent of the Airedale Methodist circuit.
Stanbury and District Women's Institute are going to have an evening visit to Country Harvest near Ingleton tonight. The Aire Gap Group Rally this year will be hosted by Morton WI on Tuesday when costume expert Gillian Stapleton will speak on "200 years of Royal brides".
Haworth West Lane Baptist Amateur Operatic Society are rehearsing Gilbert and Sullivan’s Princess Ida to be performed at the Chapel from Monday, November 18 to Saturday, November 23 November at 7.15pm. with a matinee performance at 2.15pm on the last day. Admission costs £10 and £5 for children with an £8 concession for the over-60s on the opening night and the matinee. Tickets from Vera Waddington on 01535 643425, or send a stamped addressed envelope to her at 38 Lawcliffe Crescent, Haworth. BD22 8RD, with remittance.
The Haworth & Oxenhope District Bridleways Group’s final pleasure ride of the season was last Sunday, and there will be an In-hand Fun Show on Penistone Hill on Saturday, October 12. Meetings are held at the Old White Lion, Haworth at 8pm, preceded by a Junior meeting at 6.45pm. More details online at hodbg.org, call Gill Burgess on 01535 644347, 07799 614763 or e-mail gill.burgess4@ virginmedia.com Tai Chi and Chi Kung classes are being held in Haworth by Doran Waclawiak on Tuesday afternoons and Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. Contact Doran on 646049.
Haworth Community Centre’s bingo is on Saturday at 7.30 pm.
Haworth Parkside Social Club is looking for people to join teams for snooker, dominoes (3s and 5s) and pool, including a new ladies team. Supper is provided for players. Wednesdays: Sequence dancing social, 8.30pm, members £2, non-members £2.50. Call 643470; Thursdays: Chess club for beginners to advanced; pool for beginners and improvers 5pm onwards; Keighley Amateur Radio Society, 8pm; NOTHY (Not Over The Hill Yet) over-50s 'youth club', noon-4pm. Sundays: Sunday Social, Sequence dancing and bingo, 8.30pm, members £2, non-members £2.50. Call Geoff for details on 647675 or the club on 643470 in the evenings.
Worth Valley First Responders are local volunteers trained by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service, who respond to local emergency calls. More responders are needed . Contact Tracy Laycock on 07908212455 for more details of how you could help The Step by Step Dance School, Haworth Community Centre with, Jevenia Pihel. Mondays: Ballet (children), 4-5pm. Fitness and Dance (adults), 5-6pm. Ballet for adults (beginners), 6.15-7.15pm. Thursdays: Ballet and Dance (children), 4-5pm. Fitness and Dance (adults),5-6pm. Ballet classes for children, 4-4.45pm. Contact Jevenia on 07882104893.
Haworth Riding For the Disabled are asking for voluntary help each week on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday mornings from 10am-noon or on Saturdays from 9.15am-1.25pm. Contact 015356 649448.
Haworth and Worth Valley Rotary Club meet at the Old Silent Inn Stanbury for a meal every Tuesday (except after bank holidays) at 7.30pm. Usually they have a guest speaker. For details visit haworthrotary.org, or call Duncan and Pat Clark on 01535 643792.
The Community Contact Point at 28 Changegate, Haworth, is open noon-4pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Their answer machine will give contact details for police. The contact point are asking for volunteers to help distribute the bi-monthly Parish Council Newsletter – copies are free and are available from the Contact Point or online at haworth-village.org.uk. Contact Mrs. Margaret Smith, the coordinator on 644001 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Yoga and free meditation classes are on Tuesdays in Haworth, at West Lane Baptist Church. Yoga classes are 11.15am-12.15pm and 40-minute meditation classes are 12.30pm. Contact Sheila Murray on 648761 or 07799 437174 or visit sheilamurray. co.uk Nicola’s weigh in and workout class has moved to Parkside Social Club, Butt Lane, on Thursdays, 6.45-8pm. First class only £3. Contact Nicola Szczur on 07914 418703 or visit nicolaworkout.piczo.com.
Fitness classes at Haworth Primary School – legs, bums, tums and aerobics from 7-8pm on Mondays, and circuit training 7-8pm on Wednesdays. Cost is £3.50 per class. Call with Damien Bisby on 07919350305 Haworth Parish Church: Morning Prayer is held in St James’, Cross Roads Cum Lees at 9.30am on Mondays, and on Tuesdays and Thursdays at St Michael, Haworth, at 9:30am. Mid week Holy Communion is held in St James’, on Wednesdays at 9.30am. Baptism enquiries for the Cross Roads Cum Lees and Haworth Parishes are held on the first Saturday of each month at 9.30am at St James’. Wedding enquiries for the Cross Roads Cum Lees and Haworth Parishes are held on the second Monday of each month at St Michael & All Angels at 7pm. A DVD on the History of St. Michael & All Angels is on sale at £2.99, in aid of church funds. The former church verger’s house at 12 Church Street, opposite the church, is available for holiday lets. Please contact Averil Kenyon on 01535 642264. For baptisms, wedding enquiries contact the Priest in Charge Rev. Peter Mayo-Smith on 01535 648464. For prayer requests and transport to church: Diane Wilson on 01535 674972. For use of the Old School Rooms: Catherine Prince on 01535 645045. or Churchwardens: Diane Wilson or Marilyn Prince on 01535 645045. For church archive enquiries Jens Hislop on 01535 644444.
CarelinK befriending scheme can provide support and companionship to older people who live alone and do not have many visitors. CarelinK can arrange for one of its volunteer befrienders to visit each week for a cuppa and a chat. Volunteers are police checked and vetted. To use this free service or to become a volunteer, contact Maureen Basierak on 609506.