Archive for November, 2012

Support your local cancer charity!

Support your local cancer charity!

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Calling all local community groups and organisations: can you support your local cancer charity in 2013, their Silver Jubilee year?

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Making a festive door wreath

Making a festive door wreath

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Many thanks to Sharron Bowman from Floral Opulence, Bingley, for kindly providing these instructions.

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The Parish Church of All Saints, Bingley

The Parish Church of All Saints, Bingley

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Christmas is coming! And this year, the Parish Church of All Saints, Bingley, has a bumper programme.

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Wilsden Primary School news

Wilsden Primary School news

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

At this time of year, as we say goodbye to November and turn our thoughts to the festive season, schools become awash with excitement.

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50 years of Harden & District WI

50 years of Harden & District WI

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Harden and District Women’s Institute was formed in January 1963 – there were about 60 ladies in that new Institute. Our numbers have fluctuated over the years since then, being down to about 22 at one time, but we now have 43 members, and have just won the Shakespeare Cup for the largest percentage increase in membership during the year 2011/2012 for Institutes with over 36 members.

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Wilsden wanderers

Wilsden wanderers

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Astrid Hansen reflects on Wilsden’s intrepid voyagers.

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Marian Krupa: the escape continues

Marian Krupa: the escape continues

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marian Jan Krupa (1922-2009) came to live in Cottingley with his second wife, who had lived in the village most of her life, and their two-year-old son. He was born in Krakow, Poland, and his experiences after leaving there in 1939 until his arrival in England in 1943 were traumatic. Here we continue his story.

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Local groups [December 2012]

Local groups [December 2012]

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

9th Bradford North Scout Group: Beavers meet Tuesdays 6-7.15pm. Cubs meet Wednesdays 6.30-7.45pm. Meetings take place at Sandy Lane Methodist Church Hall. Contact Phil on 07973 339007. Bingley Camera Club: new members are always welcome to weekly meetings on Monday evenings in Church House, Old Main Street, Bingley at 7.30pm. Cullingworth Art Group: meet three […]

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Wilsden Methodist & URC coffee morning

Wilsden Methodist & URC coffee morning

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Many thanks to everyone who supported our coffee evening on Thursday 15th November. The response was truly wonderful and over £300 was raised for Action for Children.

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The Wilsden Wall Building Group

The Wilsden Wall Building Group

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Wilsden Park has had a team doing a litter pick recently and the Wall Building Group has also been busy building a stone wall around the entrance plinth.

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